Clinical trials test promising new treatments on people to see if they are better than existing cancer treatments. By joining a clinical trial you are helping to create new breakthroughs in cancer research.
To find appropriate clinical trials by cancer type click here.
You may decide to join a clinical trial because:
- The treatment you receive will be at least the best available for your illness.
- Your health may improve because of the treatment you receive.
- You may receive a treatment you would not otherwise have access to.
- Your health will be carefully checked by the treatment team running the trial.
- You will be part of the worldwide effort to improve cancer treatment.
To find out more about clinical trials click here
If you would like information regarding any of the clinical trials below, please contact the appropriate Clinical trials manager:
- Adelaide Cancer Centre: Helen Daykin, +61 8 8292 2240
- Flinders Medical Centre: Alex Scott-Hoy, +61 8 8204 4830
- The Queen Elizabeth Hospital: Sue Yeend, +61 8 8222 6148
- Lyell McEwin Hospital: Julie Rowe, +61 8 8282 0833
- Royal Adelaide Hospital: Anne Milton, +61 8 7074 2342
Adelaide Cancer Trials and Education Collaborative
The Adelaide Cancer Trials and Education Collaborative (ACTEC) is comprised of medical oncologists, haematologists, registrars, clinical trials staff and researchers in South Australia with a focus on improving cancer outcomes through clinical research. Click here for more information.
Please note that this list is based on information provided to Cancer Council SA by hospitals and clinical trials centres, and so may not include all clinical trials that are running in SA.
- All Cancers
- Any cancer
- Blood cancers
- Bone & other musculoskeletal
- Bowel & colon
- Brain & central nervous system
- Cancer of unknown primary
- Head and Neck
- Lung & mesothelioma
- Melanoma & other skin
- Prostate cancer
- Stomach & oesophageal