Adjunct Professor
Alexandra Mccarthy

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Personal details


Cancer, Chemotherapy, Chemotherapy Toxicities, Geriatric Oncology, Peritoneal Dialysis



Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Master of Nursing (Flinders University of SA)
  • Bachelor of Nursing (University of Southern Qld)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Professor of Cancer Nursing, Princess Alexandra Hospital (joint appointment with QUT School of Nursing)
  • Member, Translational Research Institute
  • Member, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
  • Member of the Cancer Nurses Society of Australia (CNSA)
  • Immediate past Chair of the CNSA Education Committee, and current member
  • Immediate past National Executive Committee, CNSA, Queensland Representative
  • Long-standing member of the CNSA's Research Committee
  • Member, Cancer Services Southern Clinical Network
  • Member, Princess Alexandra Cancer Collaborative Group


Sandie is the Subject Area Co-ordinator for the postgraduate cancer nursing curriculum. She teaches the coursework component of the postgraduate cancer curriculum and supervises quantitative and qualitative Masters and doctoral students in the field of oncology.


Selected publications

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