WAMHS Management Committee

The WAMHS ManagementCommittee has been established to oversee the scientific practice of the WAMHS and access to the data by researchers. The Committee will review research proposals as they are submitted and, in accordance with the Access Policy and relevant ethics approval, grant access to the WAMHS data.

The Committee currently consists of the following members:

  • Professor Michael Millward (Chair)

Cancer Council Professor of Clinical Cancer Research, University of Western Australia

Head of Department, Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

Director, Cancer Council Clinical Trials WA, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research

  • Winthrop Professor Eric Moses (Scientific Director)

Director, Centre for Genetic Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UWA

Chair, Genetic Epidemiology, UWA

  •  Dr Judy Cole

Director, Western Australian Melanoma Advisory Service

Specialist Dermatologist, St John of God Dermatology.

Consultant Dermatologist, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and King Edward Memorial Hospital

  • Professor Jon Emery

Head of School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia

Professor of General Practice, University of Western Australia

  • Professor Jane Heyworth

Sub-Dean (Health Sciences), University of Western Australia

Professor, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia

  • Professor Peter Leedman

Deputy Director, WA Institute for Medical Research

Head of Hormone Dependent Cancers Laboratory, WA Institute for Medical Research

Medical Director, Scott Kirkbride Melanoma Research Centre

  • Professor Fiona Wood FRACS AM

Chair, McComb Foundation Inc.

Director, Burns Services of Western Australia

Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Royal Perth Hospital and Princess Margaret Hospital

Data Access

The Western Australian Melanoma Health Study welcomes approaches from bona fide research workers for access to the accumulated data and biological materials and for participation in on-going and new data collection activities.

Please see the documents below for details on applying for access.

Data Access Policy 

Undertakings by Responsible Investigators form