Child and Youth Cancer and Palliative Care Research

Optimising the care, experiences and outcomes of children and young people diagnosed with cancer and life-limiting conditions.

About us

Our experts develop and evaluate evidence-based models of care with a particular focus on clinical services.

We are closely affiliated with the Paediatric Palliative & Supportive Care Research Group, a multidisciplinary group of clinicians and researchers with strong national and international collaborations.


Our research provides the evidence base to improve the care of children and youth with cancer and life-limiting conditions.


We contribute to the ongoing professional education of professionals caring for children and youth.


Our people actively advocate for quality care specifically tailored for children and youth.


Our people hold leadership positions in patient and practitioner peak bodies.