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A/Prof

Penelope Schofield

Honorary
Melbourne School Of Psychological Sciences
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
oncology
humans
female
male
middle aged
neoplasms
aged
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Penelope Schofield

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
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A/Prof

Penelope Schofield

 

Associate Professor Penny Schofield is the Director in the Department of Cancer Experience Research at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Victoria. She is a behavioural scientist with over 25 years experience in conducting research in the field of cancer control.She is the author of over 100 papers and eight book chapters or reports, and has given 34 Invited Presentations since 2006, and 43 oral conference presentations.

A/Prof Schofield is a named Chief Investigator on 36 peer-reviewed grants. She has extensive experience in behavioural, psycho-social, quality of life and supportive care research in cancer, particularly randomised controlled trials. Her current research focus is to assess and improve the quality of life and other patient reported outcomes of patients undergoing and completing cancer treatment via the development and testing of evidence-based psycho-educational interventions that can be readily adopted into clinical practice.

Projects

Displaying the 22 most recent projects by Penelope Schofield.

22

Projects

Project Types


21

Research Grant


1

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 153 most recent scholarly works by Penelope Schofield.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2010

NHMRC nominated and sponsored representative Science meets Parliament 2010

NHMRC

2010

NHMRC Achievement Award

NHMRC

2009

Best of the Best Conference Presentation

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

2006

Team Innovation Award

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

2010

NHMRCF - NHMRC Fellowship


1999

NHMRCF - NHMRC Fellowship


6

Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Melbourne School Of Psychological Sciences

Honorary

Nursing

Honorary

The Sir Peter Maccallum Department Of Oncology

Current Member

Australasian Leukaemia and Lymphoma Group (ALLG)

Current Member

Australian and New Zealand Gynaecological Oncology Group (ANZGOG)

Current Member

Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer

Current Member

Public Health Association of Australia

Current Member

Australian Psychological Society

Current Member

International Psycho-Oncology Society

Current Member

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

Education


Dotor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

University of Melbourne