Dr Carmel Pezaro

BHB (NZ); MBChB (NZ); FRACP (Medical Oncology, Aus); DMedSc (Aus); MHPE (Aus)

Phone number:
0114 226 5077

Urological cancer

Professional biography:

Dr Pezaro is a medical oncologist with particular interests in prostate cancer and clinical and translational research. She trained in New Zealand and Australia and commenced consultant practice in 2009. After completing a basic science doctorate through the University of Melbourne, she spent two years working as a clinical trials fellow at the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, under the mentorship of Professor Johann de Bono. From 2013-2018 Dr Pezaro worked as a medical oncologist in Melbourne Australia, where she was actively involved in cooperative group research, served on national research advisory committees and was elected to the Economic Sub-Committee of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee. In 2019, Dr Pezaro will begin a five-year Senior Clinical Research Fellowship with Yorkshire Cancer Research.