Participating Health Services and Districts


This registry would not be possible without the valued support of health professionals throughout Victoria, New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory at the following UGICR participating sites:


Albury Wodonga Health

Site Investigators: Dr Craig Underhill & Mr Heinrich Schwalb

Campuses: Albury  Campus, Wodonga Campus

Alfred Health

Site Investigators: Dr Charles Pilgrim

Campuses: Alfred Hospital, Caulfield Hospital & Sandringham Hospital

Austin Health

Site Investigator: A/Prof Mehrdad Nikfarjam

Campus: Austin Hospital

Ballarat Health Services

Site Investigator: Mr Kontoku Shimokawa

Campuses: Ballarat Base Hospital & Queen Elizabeth Centre

Bendigo Health Care Group

Site Investigator: Dr Robert Blum 

Campuses: Bendigo Health Hospital Campus & Other Campuses

Cabrini Health

Site Investigators: A/Prof Jeremy Shapiro & Mr Marty Smith

Campuses: Cabrini Hospital Malvern, Cabrini Hospital Brighton, Palliative Care Prahran & Rehabilitation Service Elsternwick

Eastern Health

Site Investigators: A/Prof Richard Cade

Campuses: Box Hill Hospital, Maroondah Hospital, Wantirna Health, Peter James Centre & Angliss Hospital

Epworth HealthCare

Site Investigator: Mr Brett Knowles

Campuses: Epworth Eastern, Epworth Freemasons, Epworth Richmond & Epworth Geelong

Goulburn Valley Health

Site Investigator: Mr David Dalton

Campuses: All Campuses 

Jessie McPherson Private Hospital

Site Investigator: Mr Daniel Croagh

Campuses: Jessie McPherson & Private Hospital

Latrobe Regional Health

Site Investigator: Dr Sachin Joshi

Campuses: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Melbourne Health

Site Investigator: A/Prof Lara Lipton

Campus: Royal Melbourne Hospital

Monash Health

Site Investigator: Mr Dan Croagh

Campuses: Monash Medical Centre Clayton, Monash Medical Centre Moorabbin, Dandenong Hospital & Casey Hospital

Northern Health

Site Investigator: Mr Nezor Houli

Campuses: Northern Hospital Epping, Broadmeadows Hospital, Bundoora, & Craigieburn

Peninsula Health

Site Investigator: Mr Peter Evans

Campuses: Frankston Hospital, Rosebud Hospital, The Mornington Centre &
Gold Links Road Rehabilitation Centre

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Site Investigators: Mr Cuong Duong & Mr John Spillane

Campuses: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Peter MacCallum at Box Hill, Bendigo Radiotherapy Centre, Monash Cancer Centre & Sunshine Hospital Radiation Therapy Centre

South West Health Care

Site Investigators: Dr Terri Hayes

Campuses: Warrnambool Base Hospital, Camperdown Hospital, Lismore Campus, Macarthur Campus, Portland Campus & Hamilton Campus

St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne

Site Investigator: Mr Michael Hii

Campuses: St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Caritas Christi Hospice Kew, St George’s Health Service, Auburn House, Cambridge House, Prague House, Riverside House & Briar Terrace

St Vincent's Private Hospital Melbourne

Site Investigator: Mr Michael Hii

Campuses: St Vincent’s Private Hospital Fitzroy, St Vincent’s Private Hospital East Melbourne, St Vincent’s Private Hospital Kew & St Vincent’s Private Hospital Werribee

Warringal Private Hospital

Site Investigator: A/Prof Mehrdad Nikfarjam

Campuses: Warringal Private Hospital

Western Health

Site Investigator: A/Prof Lara Lipton

Campuses: Western Hospital (Footscray) & Sunshine Hospital

New South Wales

Hunter New England Local Health District

Site Investigator: Dr Kalpesh Shah & Prof Stephen Ackland

Campus: John Hunter Hospital

Northern Sydney Local Health District

Site Investigator: Professor Jas Samra

Campus: Royal North Shore Hospital

Prince of Wales Private Hospital

Site Investigator: Dr Kalpesh Shah & Prof Stephen Ackland

Campus: Prince of Wales Private Hospital 

South Eastern Sydney Local Health District

Site Investigators: Professor David Goldstein (PI) & Dr Koroush Haghighi (AI) 

Campus: Prince of Wales Hospital 

South Western Sydney Local Health District

Site Investigator: Prof Neil Merrett

Campuses: Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital, Campbelltown Hospital & Liverpool Hospital

Sydney Local Health District

Site Investigator: Prof James Kench

Campus: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital


ACT Health

Site Investigators: Prof Desmond Yip & A/Prof Paul Dugdale

Campus: Canberra Hospital