14th Behavioural Research in Cancer Control (BRCC) Conference

Wednesday 15 - Friday 17 May 2019, Hyatt Regency, Perth

In May 2019 we're hosting the 14th Behavioural Research in Cancer Control Conference in Perth, Western Australia.

Supported by Cancer Council Australia through its Public Health Committee, this biennial conference attracts behavioural researchers and program staff from Cancer Councils, universities and research institutes from around the nation and internationally.

The conference provides a unique opportunity to discuss the latest developments in cancer control research. Helping us to optimise our impact in preventing cancer and improving cancer outcomes. It provides an excellent forum to network with colleagues and to share your ideas and expertise.

We aim to have a rich conference program with streams covering:

  • Policy and advocacy
  • Cancer screening
  • Early detection
  • Communication
  • Evaluation
  • Indigenous issues
  • Lifestyle behaviours and interventions
  • Psychosocial outcomes
  • Prevention
  • Supportive and practical care.

Preconference workshops will be held on Tuesday 14 May 2019.

Information on the conference program, call for abstracts and registration is available on the conference website.


Do you work in health promotion or public health in Western Australia and have an interest in attending the conference? 

Through the generous support of Healthway, Cancer Council WA is offerring scholarships of up to $1000 for attendance at the 14th Behavioural Research in Cancer Control Conference. For more information, please see the Scholarship Guidelines (pdf, 98kb) and Application Form (pdf, 651 kb). Deadline for applications extended to Friday 3 May 2019.

For more information, please contact Shannon Reitinger, 9212 4345.