Alfred Health is a leading metropolitan health service in Melbourne, Australia. We pride ourselves on giving our patients and our community the best possible health outcomes by integrating clinical practice with research and education.
Recognised as a national leader in health care, Alfred Health has a commitment to biomedical research. We are also known for excellence in training for medical, nursing, allied health and other support staff. This is further enhanced through partnerships with Monash University, La Trobe University, and several internationally recognised medical research organisations such as the Burnet Institute.
Clinical Cancer research at The Alfred is conducted within the William Buckland Radiotherapy Centre, Malignant Haematology and Stem Cell Transplantation Service, Victorian Melanoma Service, Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Oncology Unit. The Alfred is also a participant of the Victorian Cancer Biobank, is home to the Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP), and includes a branch of the Australian Nucleus Network clinical trials facility.