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Professor Howard Gurney
Speciality: Medical Oncology
Subspeciality: Genitourinary Cancers, Prostate Cancer, Lymphoma
Address 1: Macquarie University Urology Macquarie University Clinic
Address 2: Suite 304, Level 3 2 Technology Place , Macquarie University, NSW, 2109
Phone: 02 8850 8100- Hide Biography + Read BiographyHoward Gurney is the Director of Medical Oncology and Clinical Research at Macquarie University Hospital. He is a Clinical Associate Professor at both Macquarie University and University of Sydney. He also is a medical oncologist at Westmead Hospital. Professor Gurney has a firm background in clinical research and has subspecialty interests in lymphoma and uro-genital cancers including prostate, bladder, testis and kidney cancer. He has been principle investigator for over 150 phase 2 and 3 clinical studies. Current research interests include the pharmacogenomics and therapeutic monitoring of chemotherapy and targeted therapies and he has published widely in this area. He is regarded as a world authority on mechanisms for safe dosing of anticancer agents and has written a number of invited editorials on this topic for the Lancet Oncology and the Journal of Clinical Oncology.