Journal article

Unmet need for healthcare services in adolescents and young adults with cancer and their parent carers

Susan M Sawyer, Robyn McNeil, Maria McCarthy, Lisa Orme, Kate Thompson, Sarah Drew, David Dunt

Supportive Care in Cancer | SPRINGER | Published : 2017


Awarded by Cancer Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to acknowledge the generosity of the Australian young people and their families who participated in this study. This project was funded by a grant from Cancer Australia (APP1010977) in association with Beyond Blue and Canteen through the Priority-Driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme. Additional funding was gratefully received from Redkite, the Royal Children's Hospital Foundation, ONTrac Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Service, Peter MacCallum and the Victorian Department of Health (Cancer Strategy and Planning branch). Dr. McCarthy is funded via a Murdoch Childrens Research Institute Career Development Award. The Murdoch Childrens Research Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program.