MRFF Australian Brain Cancer Mission Expert Advisory Panel

Health and Aged Care
The Australian Brain Cancer Mission (Mission) is an initiative of the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) and aims to double the survival rates and improve the quality of life of patients with brain cancer over 10 years to 2027, with the longer-term aim of defeating brain cancer. The EAP is to provide expert advice to define evidence and knowledge gaps that should be addressed through Mission research funding to assist in transforming health care and health outcomes for individuals and communities.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    F. Non-statutory advisory structure

  • Established By / Under

    Minister

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    14

  • Classification

    C. Secondary non-statutory structure

  • Creation Date

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Prof. Maria Kavallaris 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Mr. Alan Suy 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Prof. Sheila Singh 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Prof. Shudong Wang 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Dr. Elizabeth Benson 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Prof. David Ziegler 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Dr. Amy Davies 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Dr. Jessica Buck 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Associate Professor Haryana Dhillon 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Associate Professor Raelene Endersby 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Dr. Kim Wark 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Mr. Samuel McGuane 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Prof. Mark Rosenthal 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
Member Prof. Rosemary Harrup 29 April 2024 28 April 2025
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