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Please click on the button below to watch a recording of our SMICS 2023 Annual Forum 

Our guest speakers included:

Olivia Cook & Gill Kruss

The metastatic breast cancer nurse training program pilot project, an Australian first that is designed to upskill and empower McGrath Breast Care Nurses.

Lisa Murnane
The NuBio Pathway project aims to identify nutritional biomarkers in oesophagogastric cancer patients.

Madlyn Connelly

This specialist multimodal speech pathology service for Head and Neck oncology patients uses telehealth (video and phone calls) to extend standard onsite care.

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SMICS News September 2023

Welcome to SMICS News, a bi-monthly newsletter featuring specific updates on oncology quality improvement projects and initiatives in our catchment.

Allied Health Cancer Education Day

Allied Health Cancer Education Day was held on 18 October at LaTrobe Regional Hospital. The event was managed by SMICS in partnership with GRICS and the Gippsland Allied Health Education Group. The purpose of the day was to facilitate interdisciplinary connections and learning for allied health clinicians caring for people with cancer, from the Gippsland region.

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The Victorian Integrated Cancer Services are supported by the Victorian Government 

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The Victorian Integrated Cancer Services acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present. We celebrate, value and include people of all backgrounds, genders, sexualities, cultures, bodies and abilities.

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