The truth about cancer podcast

Approximately one in two Australians will be diagnosed with cancer by the age of 85 but it’s not uncommon to hear myths and misconceptions about cancer.

9 Jul 2019

In this podcast hear St John of God Subiaco Hospital oncologist Dr Andrew Dean answer common questions about cancer and addresses a number of myths and misconceptions. Listen below to find out more.

Find out more about cancer care at St John of God Subiaco Hospital.



Dr Andrew Dean Medical Oncologist

About the Presenter

Dr Andrew Dean is an oncologist practising at St John of God Subiaco Hospital who treats all adult solid tumours, and has published articles on symptom control, and therapies for ovarian cancer, pancreatic cancer, and the molecular profiling of solid tumours. Dr Dean regularly participates in international clinical trials and continues to be a major contributor to pancreatic, lung and ovarian cancer studies.