Nick Gottardo, MB ChB FRACP PhD
Principal Investigator, Consultant Pediatric Oncologist/Neuro-oncologist
Prof Nick Gottardo is Head of the Paediatric and Adolescent Oncology/Haematology Department at Perth Children’s Hospital, Western Australia and a Paediatric Oncologist and Neuro-Oncologist. He co-leads the Brain Tumour Research Programme at the Telethon Kids Institute, which focuses on providing laboratory evidence that will more accurately inform new paediatric brain cancer clinical trials. He is the Deputy Chair on the Australian and New Zealand Children’s Haematology/Oncology Group (ANZCHOG) Executive and he also chairs the ANZCHOG Central Nervous System (CNS) Tumour Group. He leads the Children’s Oncology Group’s front-line clinical trial for WNT-driven Medulloblastoma (ACNS1422) and the Australian AIM-BRAIN PROject (Access to Innovative Molecular diagnostic PROfiling) for CNS tumours.