Afaf Girgis FCIC Survivorship Conference 2013

Afaf Girgis

Professor Girgis is Director of the Psycho-oncology Research Group at the Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research & University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. With 27+ years of research experience, Prof Girgis’ national and international standing in behavioural science and psycho-oncology was acknowledged with the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) Inaugural Psycho-oncology Award in 2012 and the Lady Mary Fairfax Distinguished Researcher Award in 2015. She has almost 300 publications, 8800+ citations of her research and $46.35M in research funding. She has a strong commitment to translating research into clinical practice; and a demonstrated track record of effective engagement with service providers, end-users of research and the community, to ensure the relevance and acceptability of interventions aimed at improving cancer care and outcomes.

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