International clinical trials support

International clinical trials support

Recipient: Australian and New Zealand Children’s Haematology/Oncology Group
Funding: $1,075,000 July 2015 to June 2023

This investment meets The Kids’ Cancer Project’s objective to help children with cancer through collaboration and sharing knowledge with research institutions and clinicians. 

Australian and New Zealand Children’s Haematology/Oncology Group (ANZCHOG) is the professional organisation representing children’s cancer specialists and other healthcare professionals caring for children and adolescents with cancer. Their goal is to improve outcomes by facilitating access to cutting-edge clinical trials and promoting other quality research.

Read more: Impact report | Inspirational increase in clinical trials

Ongoing support from The Kids’ Cancer Project has resulted in the growth of the ANZCHOG clinical trials portfolio. Further funding will provide fundamental quality assurance and control activities, and provide additional clinical trial expertise to the national coordinating centres undertaking lead site responsibility for international trials. 

"We're thrilled to work with The Kids’ Cancer Project. With their support we can open more international clinical trials and provide access to new treatments and therapies for Australian children and young people diagnosed with cancer,"  Dr Chris Fraser, ANZCHOG Chair.