Applicant Information

The Application Form

The link to the application form is at the bottom of this page.

Please read the information below carefully before completing the application form.

Before Completeing The Form

Selection process

Participants are selected through a competitive application process. Each application is assessed independently at least 3 reviewers, including clinican researchers and a biostatistician.

Postions are offered to the top-rated applicants based on the requirements and criteria below.

Applicants should have training and experience in a clinical discipline involved in cancer care. These disciplines include medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, gynaecologic oncology, haemato-oncocolgy, paediatric oncology, psycho-oncology and palliative care. Applicants from other clinical disciplines involved in cancer care such as nursing, medicine, radiology, nuclear medicine, pathology, pharmacology, dietetics, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy are also encouraged to apply.


Applications must be submitted online from 6 November 2015 to 26 February 2016.

Only online applications will be considered.  No late applications will be accepted.

Applications must be written in English: proficiency in written and spoken English is essential.

Applications must contain each of the following components:

Title 30 words or less
Background (including problem, proposed interventions, and rationale for the study) 100 words or less
Study design and target population 100 words or less
Outcomes/endpoints (including the primary outcome/endpoint and the main secondary outcomes/endpoints used to evaluate the intervention) 100 words or less
Feasibility (including the proposed numbers of patients and sites, and the study duration) 100 words or less

Selection Criteria

Applications with the following characteristics are rated favourably:

Participation in previous workshops is not required.

Selected Participants

Applicants selected for the workshop will offered a position by email. Before attending the workshop, participants must write a more detailed background, literature review, and rationale for their proposed study. Participants must arrive at the workshop prepared to develop the proposed study into a full clinical research protocol suitable for submission to an ethics review committee.

Preview The Application Form

You can download a preview of the application form for review prior to commencing your application

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