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Lectures and workshops

The VCCC coordinates a regular program of lectures and workshops to support the professional development of staff across our 10-partner alliance and to share the latest news, evidence and ideas in cancer care and research with the cancer workforce throughout Victoria.  

National and international experts are a feature of the program and in most cases events are free and catered.  See our events page for current opportunities or subscribe to a weekly newsletter for updates.

Weekly Lecture Series - Monday Lunch Live 

This popular, free lecture series attracts local and international experts from across the spectrum of cancer research and is held every Monday on the VCCC's Level 7, or you can register to watch the webinar via the event page. 

Workshops for Clinicians, Researchers and Allied Health professionals 

Workshops are held regularly at VCCC partner locations throughout Melbourne. They are coordinated by the VCCC and presented by the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne.  

Knowledge Translation for Researchers - Clinical Research Workshop

Gain skills and strategies for effectively communicating research to a range of audiences and end-users.  This one-day intensive workshop offers practical tools for embedding a plan for impact across all research stages, using a knowledge transfer framework approach. 

Understanding the Research Pipeline – Clinical Trials Workshop

An introductory one-day seminar designed for emerging medical, allied health and nursing clinical researchers interested in the ‘research pipeline’ and how to develop a clinical trial from idea through to protocol.

Excellent Teaching in No Time – Clinical Training Workshop 

Interactive and immersive, this seminar aims to develop the busy clinicians’ critical understanding and application of educational principles, learning, motivation and assessment in the workplace.

Biostatistics – Clinical Research Workshop

Designed for the non-statistician, this workshop will explore beyond the simple how-to of statistical testing to delve into the underlying concepts and rationales for hypothesis testing.