Group Resources

Submissions

Communique for the permanent re-instatement of telehealth phone consultations

Guidelines

COSA guidelines for fertility preservation for people with cancer

The COSA Fertility Preservation Guidelines Working Group has developed these guidelines to assist health professionals discuss and manage fertility preservation for people with cancer in Australia.

Submissions

COSA general submission to the Australian Cancer Plan

The Australian Cancer Plan will be a 10-year plan for national action, with 2-, 5- and 10-year priorities and goals.

Annual Report

COSA Annual Report 2021

 

Endorsed Resources

Medical Oncology Group of Australia Position Statement on COVID-19 vaccination in patients with solid tumours

Medical Oncology Group of Australia Position Statement on COVID-19 vaccination in patients with solid tumours (version 9 published 17 October 2021)
This position statement has been developed for cancer clinicians and other healthcare professionals caring for people with cancer. The COVID-19 pandemic is constantly evolving and the position statement may be updated with emergence of new evidence. Clinicians should remain cognisant that data is rapidly changing around current vaccines and newer agents, both in terms of positive and negative effects. This statement has been endorsed by COSA.

Endorsed Resources

eviQ

eviQ provides protocols and guidelines for Indication for Genetic Testing and the Management of Familiar Cancer Syndromes

Endorsed Resources

Segelov, E, et al, Practical considerations for treating cancer patients in the COVID-19 pandemic, JCO Oncology

Segelov, E, et al, Practical considerations for treating cancer patients in the COVID-19 pandemic, JCO Oncology (published 1 August 2020)
"A diverse group of medical oncologists met to formulate detailed practical advice on systemic anticancer treatments during this crisis. In the context of broad principles, issues including risks of treatment, principles of prioritizing resources, treatment of elderly patients, and psychosocial impact are discussed."

Group Chair

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Group Chair

Eng-Siew Koh

Neuro-Oncology Group Chair & COGNO Representative