Julie McCrossin

Cancer patient navigators improve patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs

Roles for cancer patientĀ programs, includingĀ navigators and associated digital tools should be funded in the health system, with new global research at Flinders University demonstrating thatĀ such programs canĀ improve medical outcomes by increasing screening rates and reducing waiting times for cancer diagnosis and treatment. In 2020, over 19 million people worldwide were diagnosed with cancer and 10 …

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In Conversation with Julie McCrossin AM

Presented by the GI Cancer Institute, In Conversation with Julie McCrossin AM is a series of short, thought-provoking bursts of discussion around and across the GI cancer experience ā€“ proudly featuring some of the best insights from the GI cancer community.

Julie on ABC TV’s Compass: Sacred Space

On 9 April, Julie was a guest on ABC TV’s Compass program. Activist and comedian Julie McCrossin takes Geraldine Doogue through her life journey. She talks coming out in the ’70s, surviving cancer, and finding strength in her friend Sophie and her parents’ holocaust survival story. Episode link on iView: Compass home page:

Throat Cancer & HPV

Throat Cancer & HPV Booklet

Brilliant new booklet for patients, families and friends with key information abou this cancer which is increasingly common and little understood. This booklet is in Plain English and adapted to the needs of patients after in-depth consultation with affected patients prior to publication. Itā€™s currently on-line with plans to publish in paper form. It is …

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World Cancer Day 2023

World Cancer Day 2023 Radiation Therapy

Radiation Oncologist, Dr Lucinda Morris & Cancer Advocate, Julie McCrossin AM work together to ensure all cancer patients get equal access to radiation therapy and multidisciplinary cancer teams. The Targeting Cancer Campaign #CloseTheCareGap #WorldCancerDay Media production by Daniel Taylor