The Excellence in Science Communication Award

June 19th, 2015

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Professor Evdokiou is a Research Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia and Head of the Breast Cancer Research Unit in the discipline of Surgery at the University of Adelaide. His goal is to develop new and cutting-edge therapies that will improve the quality of life and longevity of patients whose breast cancer has spread to bone.

Dr Britt is an NBCF Early Career Fellow working at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne. Her research is aimed at determining why childbearing at an early age can protect against the development of breast cancer, so she can develop preventative strategies. Kara lost her mother to breast cancer.