In 70 years, the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre has grown from a modest one room operation into a world renowned cancer research, education and treatment centre, recognised for pioneering scientific breakthroughs and highly developed industry collaborations.

The Centre treats more cancer patients each year than any other Australian hospital and leads a plethora of national and international studies on the causes, diagnosis and treatment of all kinds of cancer.

It is the only Australian organisation combining hospital and medical research institute, with 600 researchers and students solely dedicated to cancer, CEO Dale Fisher says.

Sharing the corridors with patients and their families gives researchers a daily reminder of the impact of their work.

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