Dr Helen Wheeler
Medical Oncologist, Royal North Shore Hospital
Dr Helen Wheeler completed her medical degree at the
University of Sydney in 1981, and became a fellow of the Royal Australian
College of Physicians in 1989. Since 1990 she has been a staff specialist in
medical oncology at Royal north shore hospital, initially treating patients
with a variety of malignant conditions, but more recently sub-specialising in
neuro-oncology. She is currently head of the NSCC clinical trials unit and has
extensive experience in initiating and running clinical trials in both general
and neuro-oncology including investigator led studies and national and
international collaborative trials.
Her other interests include translational neuro-oncology research. After spending 3 years in the Kolling laboratory in the later 1980s, she has continued to be involved in translational research projects and supervision of PhD students
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