Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson

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Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson attended the University of Queensland graduating in 1998. Her internship was undertaken at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, where she successfully completing her training and later completion of her Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in Medical Oncology in 2006.

In 2007 Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson was appointed as a Staff Specialist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, where she continues to work and is a Senior Staff Specialist.

Since October 2011 Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson has been a Visiting Medical Oncologist at Greenslopes Private Hospital.

Associate Professor Atkinson is affiliated with the University of Queensland Clinical School of Medicine and was appointed as an Associate Professor in 2016.

Associate Professor Atkinson is involve with the Australian and New Zealand Melanoma Trials Group and joined the Executive Board in 2016. She is also on the Executive Board of Melanoma Patients Australia

Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson’s interests are in the field of Melanoma Oncology, and she has extensive experience in the newer targeted agent and immunotherapies. Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson participates as a Principal Investigator for trials in the adjuvant and metastatic setting at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and Greenslopes Private Hospital (in collaboration with Gallipoli Medical Research Foundation).
Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson is passionate about trying to improve outcome for all patients with advanced melanoma.

Associate Professor Victoria Atkinson’s other tumour interest is in the field of gastro-intestinal malignancies.

Membership/Affiliations

  • AHPRA Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • MIPS Medical Indemnity Protection Society
  • ASCO (American Society Clinical Oncology)
  • MOGA ( Medical Oncology Group of Australia)
  • ANZMTG (Australian and New Zealand Melanoma Trials Group)
  • AGITG (Australian Gastrointestinal Trials Group)
  • ANZBTG (Australian and New Zealand Breast Trials Group)
  • Australian Association Consultant Physicians