Oncology Department Staff

Learn more about Monash Health’s oncology department.

Department Head

Professor Eva Segelov MBBS (Hon1) PhD FRACP
Professor/Director of Oncology
Gastrointestinal Cancers Neuroendocrine Tumours

Senior Medical Staff

Dr. Elizabeth (Liz) Ahern BE (Chem)(Hons1) MB, BS (Hons1) FRACP PhD
Phase 1 and Head and Neck Cancers

Dr. Muhammad Alamgeer MBBS MD MRCP FRACP
Lung, head & Neck and Skin Cancers

Dr. Peter Briggs MBBS FRACP
Lung Cancer

Dr. Daphne Day MBBS(Hons), FRACP
Breast, Head & Neck Cancer and Phase 1 Trials

Dr. Sophia Frentzas MBBS, BSc (Hons1) MRCP (Lon UK), PhD MRCP (MedOnc UK) PGDip (Oncology) FRACP
Gastrointestinal, Phase 1 Trials and Gynaecological Cancer

A/Prof. Marion Harris MBBS FRACP
Director of Familial Cancer, Gastrointestinal and Breast Cancer

Dr. Gwo Yaw Ho MBChB, BSc (Hon) FRACP PhD
Breast Cancer, Gynaecological Cancer

Dr. Elizabeth Liow BMedSci MBBS FRACP
Genitourinary and Lung Cancers

Dr. Amelia McCartney MBBS FRACP
Breast Cancer

Dr. Cameron McLaren BSc (Hons) MBBS FRACP 
Genitourinary Cancer and Geriatric Oncology

A/Prof. David Pook BMedSci (Hons1) MBBS FRACP MD
Genitourinary Cancer

Dr. Ranjana Srivastava OAM FRACP
Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Geriatric Oncology

A/Prof. Andrew Strickland MBBS FRACP
Gastrointestinal Cancer

Dr. Kate Webber B.Sc (Med) MBBS (Hons1) FRACP PhD
Breast Cancer, Gynaecological Cancer and Cancer Survivorship

Dr. Michelle White MBBS GDipPallMed FRACP
Breast Cancer

Dr Amy Louise Body BSc (Med) MBBS  

Clinical Trials Fellows

2021

Avraham Travers

Marissa Lam MBBS B.Sc

Mike Nguyen

Vi Luong

Advanced Trainees

2021

Indika Gundadasa (July 2021 – Jan 2022)

Nathan Bain

Benjamin Koh

Walid Zwieky

Veronica Aedo Lopez

Oncology Translational Research Group

Professor Eva Segelov MBBS (Hon1) PhD FRACP
Group Leader

Dr. Sophia Frentzas MBBS, BSc (Hons1) MRCP (Lon UK), PhD MRCP (MedOnc UK) PGDip (Oncology) FRACP
Clinician Researcher

Dr. Gwo Yaw Ho MBChB, BSc (Hon) FRACP PhD
Clinician Researcher

Dr. Kate Webber B.Sc (Med) MBBS (Hons1) FRACP PhD
Clinical Researcher

Dr. Elizabeth Ahern BE (Chem)(Hons) MB, BS (Hons) FRACP
Clinical Researcher

Dr. Cameron McLaren BSc (Hons) MBBS FRACP 
PhD Student

Dr. Amelia McCartney MBBS FRACP
PhD Student

Dr. Daphne Day MBBS (Hons), FRACP
PhD Student

Mr. Alastair Kwok
Research Assistant – PROMS and PREMS in Cancers

Support Staff

Ms. Karen Gillett
Oncology Research Manager

Ms. Lynsey Billings
Oncology Department Secretary/PA to Professor Segelov.

E: PAtoProfSegelov@monashhealth.org
P: +61 3 8572 2392

Ms. Lisa Douglas
Administration Coordinator

Ms. Vicki McLeod
Nurse Practitioner

Ms. Kelly Hoffman
Ethics Submission Lead

Ms. Emma Hoja
Oncology Research Finance Assistant

Ms. Elizabeth Matthews
Feasibility Administrator

Ms. Dixita Desai
Oncology Laboratory Coordinator

Ms. Susan Alford
Oncology Laboratory Assistant

Ms. Courtney Weir
Oncology Laboratory Assistant

Clinical Trials and Staff

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