2020 Award & Scholarship Recipients
The 2020 award recipients were recognized at the 2021 Annual Meeting due to the cancellation of the 2020 Meeting.
Dr Melanie Lovell, MD, PhD, FRACP, FAChPM
Medical Head of Palliative Care, Hammond Health Sydney North Centre for Learning & Research in Palliative Care, HammondCare
Clinical Associate Professor, Sydney Medical School
Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney
Abstract: A Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial of Guidelines and Screening with Implementation Strategies versus Guidelines and Screening Alone to Improve Pain in Adults with Cancer
Young Investigator Award Recipients
Abstract: Prospective Study of Patient-Reported Pain in Breast Radiotherapy
Dr Uttiya Deb, M.B.B.S., MD
Abstract: Efficacy and Safety of Modafinil versus Dexamethsone in Cancer-Related Fatigue: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study
Dr Arjun Gupta, MD
Abstract: Rates of Appropriate Laxative Prophylaxis for Opioid-Induced Constipation in Veterans with Lung Cancer: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Danbee Kang, PhD
Abstract: Association Between Cancer Education Program and Clinical Outcomes: A Cohort Study
Amber Kleckner, PhD
Abstract: The Interrelation Between Cancer-Related Fatigue and Diabetes: An Analysis of 440 Patients with Breast Cancer Undergoing Chemotherapy and Controls
Conference Scholarship Recipients
Abstract: Conquer Fear of Cancer Recurrence Program for Breast Cancer Patients in Russia
Dr Marina Čalamać, MD
Abstract: Direct Collaboration of a Multidisciplinary Tumor Board and a Supportive Care Team for Patients with Advanced Cancer
Vesile Yildiz Kabak, PT, PhD
Abstract: Effect of Exercise Program on Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Related Morbidities
Sundar Kumar Veluswamy, PT, PhD
Abstract: Sarcopenia, Functional Capacity & Cancer Related Fatigue in Patients Undergoing Primary Cancer Therapies at a Tertiary Care Hospital in India
Samya Dutta, M.B.B.S.
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Abstract: Chewable Vitamin C in the Management of Radiation-Induced Xerostomia: Is it the End of the Dark Tunnel?
NOTE: The Distinguished Service Award for 2020 was postponed until 2021.