Funding for Research into Cancers with Low Survival Rates

On 29 November 2016 the Senate established a select committee to be known as the Select Committee into Funding for Research into Cancers with Low Survival Rates to inquire and report on the impact of health research funding models on the availability of funding for research into cancers with low survival rates. 

The closing date for submissions is 31 March 2017. The committee is to inquire and report by 28 November 2017.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Senior Clerk's Office
Department of the Senate
PO Box 6100
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: 02 6277 3555
Fax: 02 6277 3899

Past Public Hearings

29 Aug 2017: Canberra
04 Aug 2017: Melbourne
08 Jun 2017: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Considering Submissions

How to make a submission

The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)


If you require any special arrangements to enable you to participate in the Committee's inquiry, please contact the Committee Secretariat.

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