MEET THE PROJECT TEAM 

PROF JOHN ZALCBERG

Coordinating Principal Investigator

Professor John Zalcberg is currently the head of the Cancer Research Program and NHMRC (MRFF) Practitioner Fellow in the SPHPM at Monash University. John has years of expertise and knowledge in the field of Cancer Research.

DR LIANE IOANNOU

Co-coordinating Principal Investigator

Dr Liane Ioannou is a Research Fellow within the Cancer Research Program at the School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University. Liane works on a number of projects within the Cancer Research Program.

MS TJUNTU MUHLEN-SCHULTE

PROpatient Trial Manager

Tjuntu (TJ) is a Bachelor of Paramedicine and Master of Public Health graduate who is experienced in data visualisation and economic analysis. TJ brings her experience in ethics and governance processes to her management role.

MS BIANKA D'SOUZA

PROpatient Research Assistant 

Bianka D'souza is a Master of Public Health student at Monash University. Having volunteered with a Human Research and Ethics Committee previously, Bianka hopes to share her knowledge and passion for healthcare through her RA role.

MS LISA BRADY

PROpatient Nurse Consultant

Lisa is a specialist cancer nurse who has spent nearly two decades working within the cancer field. She has recently worked as a Senior Project Manager at the Southern Melbourne Integrated Cancer Service, as well as helping with WeCan.

MS TINA GRIFFITHS

PROpatient Nurse Consultant

Tina is a specialist cancer nurse who has worked in a variety of healthcare settings and organisations including: The Alfred Hospital, Austin Health, Cancer Council Victoria, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and LaTrobe University.

MS TENNILLE LEWIN

PhD Scholar

Tennille is a highly experienced Registered Nurse who is currently undertaking her PhD to look at the acceptability, effectiveness and sustainability of a centralised model of nursing care for pancreatic and oesophagogastric cancer patients.

MS NADIA KHAN

PhD Scholar

Nadia is a BBiomedSc (Honours) graduate from Monash University. She is currently undertaking a PhD project that aims to improve supportive care service provision to patients diagnosed with pancreatic and oesophagogastric cancers.