Australasian Lung Cancer Trials Group Apply to be member Membership is complimentary to all medical and non-medical people interested in the conduct of trials in lung and thoracic cancer

About ALTG

The Australasian Lung Cancer Trials Group (ALTG) is Australia and New Zealand's lung and thoracic cancer clinical research group. The ALTG is a multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to reducing the incidence, morbidity and mortality of lung and other thoracic cancers and improving the quality of life of these patients, carers and families in Australia and New Zealand through the coordination and facilitation of high quality clinical research.

The ALTG collaborates with a number of organizations including the NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre (CTC) and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. Both of these groups are leaders in Australia for the design, conduct, analysis and publication of oncology clinical trials, including working with both Australia and international collaborative groups.

Why become a member

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Support
    for the development of investigator-initiated studies
  • Access to a professional network
    for lung and thoracic cancer research, including clinicians, nursing staff, industry affiliates and consumer representatives

Upcoming Events

5 May 2017 12.00am ELCC, Geneva Switzerland
11 May 2017 12.00am 3rd Victorian Integrated Cancer Services (VICS) Conference The Victorian Integrated Cancer Services announce the 3rd VICS Conference will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on the 11th and 12th of May 2017. Following the success of the two previous biennial conferences, the 2017 conference will provide a great opportunity for health services, clinicians, researchers and consumers to learn about current and emerging work being undertaken in the cancer sector and build connections across the cancer community. The overarching theme for the conference is Optimal Care in Cancer and will cover a range of topics: • Optimal cancer treatments • Primary care • Survivorship • Supportive care • Using research and data to improve services • Patient experiences • Patient-centered palliative care For more information visit the website -
12 May 2017 9.30am - 4.30pm ***UPDATED*** ALTG Members’ Meeting, Melbourne VIC

Venue: Parkroyal Melbourne Airport

Registration 9.00 - 9.30 am

Meeting starts 9.30 am

Meeting ends 4.30 pm