Dr Helen Zorbas

CEO Cancer Australia

Dr Helen Zorbas has been responsible for directing a number of national cancer control initiatives to improve evidence-based practice, policy and health service delivery, in both the clinical and psycho-social aspects of cancer care.

Dr Zorbas has held a number of positions on key national cancer and government health committees most notably Chair, BreastScreen Australia Evaluation Advisory Committee; member, NHMRC Health Advisory Committee; Chair, Australian Screening Advisory Committee, Quality Improvement & Workforce Working Group; and Chair, Microwave Cancer Review Committee of the NHMRC. She was also Acting Chair of the Board of Cancer Institute NSW.

She is currently a member of the Health Care Committee NHMRC and the Expert Reference Group on Cancer Treatments NHMRC. She also holds a staff specialist position at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Sydney.