Elizabeth Eakin

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University of Queensland, Brisbane

Professor Elizabeth Eakin is Director of the Cancer Prevention Research Centre, within the School of Population Health, The University of Queensland. She is a behavioural scientist with extensive experience in the conduct of randomized controlled trials of health behaviour interventions, including those targeting cancer survivors, and in the translation of these into population health practice. She is the lead investigator on a recently funded NHMRC Partnership Project involving the Cancer Councils Victoria, NSW, SA and WA in the implementation and evaluation of a lifestyle intervention for cancer survivors that will be delivered by Cancer Council nurses via the 13 11 20  Information and Support Service.