Dr Alexander Menzies

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Qualifications

BSc(Med) MBBS (Hons) FRACP PhD


Department

Medical Oncology


Areas of Interests

  • Melanoma
  • Breast cancer

Address

Sydney Medical Oncology, Suites 3-4, The Poche Centre, 40 Rocklands Rd, Wollstonecraft NSW 2065


Phone

02 9911 7258


Fax

02 9922 7139


Email

SMO_reception@melanoma.org.au


Website

www.melanoma.org.au


Appointments

Royal North Shore Hospital – Staff Specialist


Bio

Dr Alex Menzies is a Medical Oncologist and Senior Research Fellow at Melanoma Institute Australia, The University of Sydney, and Royal North Shore and Mater Hospitals. He completed specialist oncology training in 2011 and received his PhD from The University of Sydney in 2015 for research exploring the biology of BRAF-mutant melanoma and biomarkers of response and resistance to targeted therapy.

Since 2009 he has been an investigator on over 50 Phase I to III clinical trials of targeted therapies and immunotherapies in melanoma and breast cancer. He has published over 60 original research and review articles, and is a regular invited speaker at national and international meetings. His main research interests are the biology of melanoma and biomarkers of response and resistance to systemic therapy.