Chair, Scientific Advisory Board

Professor Grant MacArthur

Professor MacArthur is Consultant Medical Oncologist as well as Head Cancer Therapeutics Program, Head of the Translational Research Group and Head of the Molecular Oncology Laboratory at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in Medical Oncology and holds a PhD in Medical Biology. In 2004 he was awarded the Translational Research Award of the Fondation Nelia et Amadeo Barletta and in 2005 the Dunlop Clinical Research Fellowship of the Cancer Council of Victoria

His research interests include clinical trials of targeted therapeutics, GIST, melanoma, breast cancer, cell cycle control, differentiation, and functional imaging. He sits on the editorial board of Anti-Cancer Drugs, Journal of Clinical Oncology, The Open Clinical Cancer Journal and Journal of Personalised Medicine.