Journal article

Health professionals' evaluation of delivering treatment-focused genetic testing to women newly diagnosed with breast cancer

Kirsten FL Douma, Bettina Meiser, Judy Kirk, Gillian Mitchell, Christobel Saunders, Belinda Rahman, Mariana S Sousa, Kristine Barlow-Stewart, Margaret Gleeson, Kathy Tucker

Familial Cancer | SPRINGER | Published : 2015


Awarded by Cancer Australia

Awarded by Cancer Council

Awarded by National Breast Cancer Foundation

Awarded by Dutch Cancer Society

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded as part of a Priority-Driven Collaborative Research Scheme grant that was jointly supported by Cancer Australia, Cancer Council and the National Breast Cancer Foundation (ID 630405). Bettina Meiser is supported by a Career Development Fellowship Award from the National Health and Medical Research Council Australia and a Cancer Institute New South Wales Career Development Fellowship. Kirsten Douma is supported by a Fellowship Award from the Dutch Cancer Society (UVA 2011-4918). We thank the health professionals who participated in this study. We gratefully acknowledge the support and endorsement of the Psycho-oncology Cooperative Research Group (PoCoG) for this project.