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Gap found between 'intent' and 'consent'

New research commissioned for DonateLife Week highlights the significant gap between people's intention to donate and the number who have actually consented to donate.

3D Avatar revolutionises the fight against skin cancer

The Princess Alexandra Hospital is now home to Australia’s first 3D Avatar – a revolutionary skin cancer-detecting system.

Logan Street Directory launch

New guide gives support to community in need

A new guide designed to support those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness has been officially launched.

Physiotherapist Mark Nelson

Access to physiotherapy services in rural and remote areas

Access to physiotherapy services in regional and remote areas is set to improve thanks to an innovative PhD study by QEII Hospital physiotherapist Mark Nelson.

Neurosurgeon Sarah Olson

Bridge to the cure for cancer

Neurosurgeon Dr Sarah Olson has never been afraid of a challenge, so it’s no surprise she’ll be taking on the Bridge to Brisbane this year with a big motivation.

Matthew McCaul, Michelle Robinson, Dell Mannion, Vee Forbes, Sharyn Mannion, Nyree Mannion, Kem Cross, Ken Hedge and Toni Dugdale

Caltex donation to Jasmine Unit

A donation from Caltex of a surround sound system for the residents living with an acquired brain injury in Jasmine Unit has added some bass to their recreation time.

Sporting Wheelies Showcase

Sporting Wheelies showcase

Sporting Wheelies put on a sporting exhibition at PA Hospital in July (today) as part of a showcase for spinal and brain injuries patients as well as new amputees to start the journey to

Patient Alan Cornick with Dr David Pryor

New hope for patients with head and neck cancers

Queenslanders with head and neck cancers could benefit from improved survival thanks to an Australian-first clinical trial being launched at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

Carmel Atkinson at the Head and Neck Clinic

Head and neck cancer a tough pill to swallow

Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon Dr Ben Panizza has pulled together his band of merry surgeons for a free drop-in Head and Neck Clinic ahead of World Head & Neck Cancer day on 27th July.

Associate Professor Damien Thomson

Queensland’s first medical oncologist retires after 35 years

Associate Professor Damien Thomson was the first Medical Oncologist in Queensland but it certainly wasn’t the only first he encountered in his 35 years of dedication to cancer care.