PROF Kelly Phillips

PROF Kelly Phillips

Positions

  • Professor Kelly-Anne Phillips MBBS (Hons), MD, FRACP is a consultant Medical Oncologist at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.

Overview

OverviewText1

  • Professor Kelly-Anne Phillips MBBS (Hons), MD, FRACP is a consultant Medical Oncologist at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.  She is committed to reducing the burden of breast cancer, through advancing and translating knowledge in breast cancer genetics, prevention, treatment and survivorship. Her clinical practice is devoted to treating breast cancer and managing women with a strong family history of the disease. She is the head of the Peter MacCallum Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk Management Clinic, which she founded in 2001 as the first of its kind in Australia and on which similar services nationally have since been based. For the past 18 years her research has focussed on breast cancer genetics and prevention; she is considered an international expert in these areas. She is currently a National Breast Cancer Foundation Practitioner Fellow and was previously the Cancer Council Victoria, Colebatch Clinical Research Fellow.

       

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Investigator on

Awards

Awards and honors

  • Clinical Oncology Sociaety of Australia (COSA), Annual Scientific Meeting, Best Oral Presentation in Epidemiology, 2015
  • Highly Commended. "Improving the long term reproductive health and fertility prospects of young women with breast cancer"., Victorian Public Health Awards, Excellence in Women's Health, 2015
  • Alan Coates Award for Excellence in Clinical Trials Research, Australia and New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group, 2015
  • National Breast Cancer Foundation, Practitioner Fellowship, 2013
  • Best Oral Presentation by a Consultant, Medical Oncology GRoup of Australia (MOGA), 30th Anniversary Annual Scientific Meeting, 2009
  • Dr Colebatch Clinical Research Fellowship, Cancer Council Victoria, 2006