Professor Georgina Long

Professor Georgina Long


Co-Medical Director and Chair of Melanoma Medical Oncology and Translational Research
Melanoma Institute Australia, The University of Sydney
Elected in 2017
Citation on election

GL BSc(UM) PhD MBBS FRACP, Co-Medical Director of Melanoma Institute Australia, and President-elect for the prestigious international ‘Society for Melanoma Research’, is an international key-opinion leader in melanoma medical oncology and translational research, focusing on drivers of response and resistance to novel drugs. GL has published >130 peer-reviewed papers since 2011 (6xNEngJMed), and has obtained major NHMRC program-grant funding (co-chief investigator). GL has been an invited speaker at >120 international meetings, is Scientific Committee Track-Leader for the prestigious American Society for Clinical Oncology 2015/16, and for the European equivalent (ESMO ’18/ESMO-Asia ’17). She is a member of key boards, steering committees (AJCC staging), and guideline working-groups, is associate-editor and reviewer for high-impact journals (+editorial boards), & reviews grants (NHMRC).








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