Easy to understand, evidence based information and advice about head and neck cancer.

Head and Neck Cancer Podcast series

Developed for patients, family and friends, the Beyond Five Head and Neck Cancer podcast series cover some of the most frequently asked questions for people recently diagnosed or just commencing treatment for head and neck cancer. 

Hosted by Julie McCrossin, radio broadcaster, journalist, former #HNC patient and Beyond Five Ambassador, the podcasts feature interviews with clinicians and a former patient including:

Oropharyngeal cancer and the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)
Dr David Hall, Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon, Fiona Stanley Hospital Perth

Living with Head and Neck Cancer
Lisa Wilson, Cancer Nurse Coordinator, Western Australia Cancer & Palliative Care Network
Julie Saunders, Cancer Nurse Coordinator, Western Australia Cancer & Palliative Care Network

Radiation therapy for Head and Neck Cancer
Dr Melanie Jackson, Radiation Oncologist, Genesis CancerCare, Perth

Head and Neck Cancer - a patient’s experience
Jeffrey Condon, Former patient based in Perth

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Beyond Five disclaimer: You acknowledge and accept that the information contained in the Head and Neck Podcast Series is for general information purposes only. It is not intended, nor should it be relied on, as medical or legal advice, or as a substitute for consultation with a physician or other licensed healthcare provider. You agree that if you have individual healthcare-related questions you should contact your doctor promptly and should not disregard professional medical advice, or delay seeking it, because of information contained here. You also agree that Beyond Five is not liable for any injury or damage to persons or property (howsoever caused, including by negligence) arising out of or related to any use of Beyond Five’s patient education materials, or for any errors or omissions.

Date Published: 1 July 2019