Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Institute of Academic Surgery

Breast Surgery

TEAM

Head of Department: Dr Cindy Mak
Research Lead & Education Lead: A/Prof Sanjay Warrier


Team Members:

Dr Cindy Mak
Dr Belinda Chan

Data Manager: Ms Amali Hettiarachchige
Nursing Researchers: Ms Ruth Mirto

RESEARCH

Key Research Themes
  • Breast cancer tumour bank with xeno grafting

  • Blood & hair phospholipids to predict breast cancer

  • Hedgehog pathways in breast cancer

  • Accuracy of sentinel node localisation in multifocal cancers

  • Anastrozole chemo prevention in high risk post-menopausal women

  • Omission of axillary dissection in patients with micrometastatic disease in sentinel node

 

Recent Publications

Year

2017

2016

2015

Department
Publications

3

9

7

EDUCATION

Key Education & Training Activities

  • Graduate Medical Programme, Sydney Medical School

  • Weekly cancer multidisciplinary meeting

  • Registrar and Breast Fellow training

  • Monthly clinical / research presentations

  • Oncoplastic breast surgery

CONTACTS (general for department)

Contact:  Sanjay Warrier
Address:  Level 4, Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, RPA precinct
Phone:  (02) 8514 0793
Email:  Sanjay@drsanjaywarrier.com.au