COSA 2016November 15 - 17, 2016 Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre

Ms Cheryl Grant

Cheryl Grant has had a long-standing, active and committed involvement in cancer care and research as both a consumer and patient advocate. She has been a member of the Consumer Advisory Panel of the Australian & New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group since 2004, and was a member of the Cancer Trials NSW Trial Selection Committee (Cancer Council NSW; 2004- 2009) and a member of Cancer Institute NSW’s Research Advisory Committee (2005- 2012). Ms Grant is currently Patient Representative on the Steering Committee of an international, phase III breast cancer trial (ALTTO; 2007-present), and a consumer member of the Breast Translational Oncology Program at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research (Sydney, NSW). She is a member of several cancer advocacy groups including Breast Cancer Action Group NSW, Cancer Voices NSW and Breast Cancer Network, Australia. Recently retired from her position as Government Publications Librarian at the State Library of NSW, Ms Grant authored several professional publications and was a key member of numerous expert panels and professional committees throughout her career.