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Prof

Kelly Phillips

Honorary
The Sir Peter Maccallum Department Of Oncology
prevention
Breast cancer genetics
treatment and survivorship
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
female
oncology
breast neoplasms
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Prof

Kelly Phillips

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Professor Kelly-Anne Phillips MBBS (Hons)
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Prof

Kelly Phillips

 

Professor Kelly-Anne Phillips MBBS (Hons) MD FRACP FAHMS is a Consultant Medical Oncologist in the Breast Service and the Founder of the Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk Management Clinic at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. She also holds an academic appointment as Professor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne.

Her focus is on reducing the burden of breast cancer for women and their families by advancing and implementing knowledge in breast cancer genetics and treatment. Her clinical practice and research are devoted to the treatment of breast cancer and the management of women with a strong family history of the disease. Professor Phillips is recognised internationally as an expert in breast cancer genetics and prevention research and practice. She has received awards for excellence in cancer prevention, women’s health and clinical trials research.Professor Phillips has published over 150 research papers in international journals and has been the lead investigator on research grants worth over a total of $9m. She led the development of iPrevent, a tool to help women understand their personal breast cancer risk and to act on it. She has also led the kConFab Follow-Up Study since 2001, amassing longitudinal data from over 6,000 participants which has been used to better understand how to reduce breast cancer risk. She has been national and international lead for several global breast cancer studies that have improved breast cancer treatments, and has been on the Scientific Advisory Committee of Breast Cancer Trials since 2005.Professor Phillips is committed to ensuring high quality research findings are translated into policy and clinical practice. Her research and advocacy have been instrumental in improving equity of access in Australia to drugs for cancer prevention and prevention of chemotherapy-induced menopause.

Projects

Displaying the 26 most recent projects by Kelly Phillips.

26

Projects

Project Types


24

Research Grant


2

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 184 most recent scholarly works by Kelly Phillips.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

Practitioner Fellowship

National Breast Cancer Foundation

2016

Excellece in Cancer Prevention and Wellbeing

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

2015

Alan Coates Award for Excellence in Clinical Trials Research

Australia and New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group

2015

Annual Scientific Meeting, Best Oral Presentation in Epidemiology

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA)

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

2013

Practitioner Fellowship

National Breast Cancer Foundation

2009

Best Oral Presentation by a Consultant, 30th Anniversary Annual Scientific Meeting

Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA)

2006

Dr Colebatch Clinical Research Fellowship

Cancer Council Victoria

1999

Merit Award

American Society of Clinical Oncology

1998

Research Presentation Award

University of Toronto Annual Research Day

2018

FAHMS - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences


1996

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


12

Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

The Sir Peter Maccallum Department Of Oncology

Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Honorary

Medicine - St Vincent'S Hospital

Clinical Oncology Society Of Australia

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

Medical Oncology Group Of Australia

Medical Oncology Group of Australia

Royal Australasian College Of Physicians

Royal Australasian College of Physicians

American Society Of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Australian Medical Association

Australian Medical Association

Education


Doctor of Medicine

Monash University

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Honours)

Monash University