Eva Bezak

Professor Eva Bezak is the Centre Director of the Centre for Translational Cancer Research in the University of South Australia’s Cancer Research Institute, leading her research group in Medical Radiations. The group is involved in the investigation and translation of various imaging modalities for the diagnosis of various cancers, and of novel radiation modalities to treat cancers. The group consists of research expertise across medical imaging, nuclear medicine and radiation therapy – all playing specific roles in diagnosis, staging, treatment and follow-up of cancers.

Radiation therapy is used in treatment of approximately 50% of cancer patients and contributes towards 40% of cancer cures