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Christopher Steer (AU)

Border Medical Oncology, Albury, Australia

Dr Steer is a medical oncologist working at Border Medical Oncology in the recently completed Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre. He developed an interest in the care of older adults with cancer during his 3 year clinical research fellowship at Guy’s Hospital in London. He returned to private practice in Albury in 2003.
Christopher was the inaugural chair of the geriatric oncology interest group of the Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (COSA).  He is actively involved in the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) and was chair of the scientific committee of the annual scientific meeting in Prague in November 2015. He is an editorial board member of the Journal of Geriatric Oncology and the European Journal of Surgical Oncology. Christopher is chair of the geriatric oncology interest group of the Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC).
Christopher is the current president of the Private Cancer Physicians of Australia (PCPA) and is a member of the MOGA/PCPA cancer drugs working group.
Christopher is a principle investigator at the Border Medical Oncology research unit (BMORU). The BMORU has been recognized for innovation in clinical research particularly in delivering care to a rural/regional population. Christopher has led a pilot project of supportive care in older adults with cancer with funding from Cancer Australia. 
 
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November 17, 2018
4:30pm to 5:30pm SIOG/MASCC joint session: Supportive care in older adults with cancer in 2018 - What does it look like? Forum room Andrew Davies (GB), Christopher Steer (AU), Gilbert Zulian (CH)