Ben Tran is a consultant medical oncologist based at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research. He is actively involved in clinical trials and translational research, with special interests in urological cancers and drug development.
Ben graduated from The University of Melbourne and completed his Advanced Training in Medical Oncology at RMH. Following this, Ben went on to complete a research fellowship at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada, where his research centered on urological cancers, drug development and personalized cancer medicine.
Upon his return to Melbourne, Ben has quickly established himself as a leader in Uro-oncology. He currently holds several leadership positions within the National Uro-oncology community, including Lead clinician for Uro-Oncology Clinical Trials at Peter Mac, Chair of the Uro-oncology Tumour Group within Cancer Trials Australia, and Deputy Chair of the ANZUP Germ Cell Tumour Subcommittee. He is regularly invited to speak at National scientific meetings, and serves on multiple National, Regional (Asia-Pacific) and Global Advisory Boards.
Ben consults at both Peter Mac and Freemasons Medical Centre (Suite 123, 320 Victoria Pde, East Melbourne VIC 3002 (Phone: 03-9415-8850).