02 9911 7322 amigos@masc.org.au

About Us

Australasian Merkel Cell Carcinoma Interest Group (AMIGOs) is a growing group of specialists across Australia and New Zealand.

AMIGOs is an initiative of Melanoma and Skin Cancer (MASC) Trials in response to growing interest in the field, with an aim of bringing together clinicians and researchers from all types of disciplines/specialties to facilitate discussion around how to improve treatment and care of patients with Merkel Cell Carcinoma.

AMIGOs comprises all kinds of specialists in disciplines such as Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Pathology, Genetics, Imaging and Laboratory-based research, all who are interested in enhancing care for patients with MCC.

 

The AMIGOs goals are:

  • To educate health care providers, patients and carers
  • To engage primary care in order to optimise patient referral
  • To empower patient advocacy
  • To support basic, translational and clinical research on Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • To facilitate enrolment in and support completion of high quality trials
  • To engage industry, government and other funders to support Merkel Cell Carcinoma

 

The Poche Centre Level 1, 40 Rocklands Rd North Sydney NSW 2060 Australia

Mailing address:

AMIGOs
The Oncology Unit, South Block
The Alfred Hospital
Melbourne VIC 3004 Australia

General enquiries:

Phone: +61 2 9911 7322
Fax: +61 2 9954 9435
Email: amigos@melanoma.org.au

The Poche Centre Level 1, 40 Rocklands Rd North Sydney NSW 2060 Australia

Mailing address:

MASC Trials
The Oncology Unit, South Block
The Alfred Hospital
Melbourne VIC 3004 Australia

General enquiries:

Phone:+61 2 9911 7329
Fax: +61 2 9954 9435
Email: masc@melanoma.org.au