Head and Neck Cancer Webinar

Date: Friday 15 May
Time: 1.30pm - 2.45pm (AEST)
Where: Online!

further information

Please see below websites from today's webinar:

Cancer Australia: Information for people with cancer about Covid-19

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme - Consumer Contacts

Australian Clinical Trials

Rare Cancers Australia - Clinical Trials Knowledge Base

Patient Voice Initiative

About the head and neck cancer Webinar

Due to Covid-19 head and neck cancer patient and carer support groups across Australia and New Zealand are currently unable to meet face-to-face.

Beyond Five is pleased to host this webinar to support people affected by head and neck cancer by bringing together healthcare professionals from across Australia to provide the latest information and advice about Covid-19  as well as topics of interest for people living with head and neck cancer. We're also excited to be joined by two music therapists from Melbourne and Sydney to hear about the benefits of music therapy and enjoy a live musical performance. 

Thank you to our guest speakers for supporting the webinar, your participation is invaluable.

Register Now!

The webinar is FREE for anyone who would like to join. Please REGISTER HERE. 

How do I join? 

  • The webinar will be broadcast LIVE on the Beyond Five Facebook Page and Via Zoom.
  • You do not need to have a Facebook account to join.
  • Zoom login details will be sent to you once you have registered. 

topics and guest speakers


Julie McCrossin AM, HNC survivor, broadcaster &
Ambassador for Beyond Five, Targeting Cancer & TROG Cancer Research. 

The latest information and advice for people affected by HNC

Dr Richard Gallagher, Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon
St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney NSW 

Immunotherapy: What is it? Who gets it? Is it all hype?

Dr Amy Prawira, Medical Oncologist
Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Sydney NSW 

Your hearing during and after radiation and chemotherapy for HNC

Kathy Holland, Senior Audiologist
Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide South Australia 

An introduction to Music Therapy and a live musical performance

Dr. Emma O'Brien,  PhD OAM
Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne VIC
Jack Thomas, Music Therapist
Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, Sydney NSW

ask a question

Ask a question about one of the topics being presented by our guest speakers via the Registration Form

​Watch it later

We will also be recording the webinar and making it available on the Beyond Five website after the event for those who are unable to connect online or join at that time.

More information

If you have any questions about the webinar please send an email to Beyond Five.