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Take Part in Cancer-related Research

Eligible members of the public are invited to participate in cancer-related research studies. Click on a study below if you are interested in learning more about the study.

Research Study – The Sleep Health in Breast Cancer: Evaluating the Impact on Psychological Wellbeing and Medication Adherence

Researchers at the University of Strathclyde Sleep Research Unit in Glasgow (UK) are running a study to investigate the potential difficulties of taking hormone therapy medication, and better understand physical and emotional wellbeing amongst people diagnosed with breast cancer. Eligible breast cancer patients are invited to participate in the research study. The survey closes on 30 June 2022.

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Published: 18 May 2022 | Last Updated: 18 May 2022
Categories: CANSA Research, Notice Board, Take Part in Cancer-related Research, Women's Health

Research Study – Exploring the Status of Non-Communicable Disease Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic

The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC), is conducting a study on the care of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) during the COVID-19 pandemic and invites patients to participate in the study. NCDs include diabetes, hypertension, asthma, cancer, depression, etc. The closing date for recruitment is 30 June 2022.

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Published: 13 Dec 2021 | Last Updated: 1 Mar 2022
Categories: CANSA Research, Notice Board, Take Part in Cancer-related Research

Research Study – Skin Cancer (Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma)

Novotech invites eligible skin cancer patients to participate in a research study. Patients must have a histologically confirmed diagnosis (by biopsy) of unresectable or metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma that does not respond to local therapy. The closing date for recruitment is 30 December 2022.

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Published: 19 May 2021 | Last Updated: 11 Feb 2022
Categories: CANSA Research, Notice Board, SunSmart, Take Part in Cancer-related Research

Research Study – Emotional Support by Healthcare Providers – Experiences of Brain Cancer Survivors and Loved Ones

The purpose of this Master’s research study through the University of South Africa (UNISA) is to investigate the personal engagement between brain cancer Survivors, their families, and their healthcare team in order to determine whether their psychological relationship has an impact on the patient’s and family’s quality of life. The closing date for recruitment is 30 June 2022.

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Published: 9 Jul 2020 | Last Updated: 16 Feb 2022
Categories: Take Part in Cancer-related Research

Wits Clinical Research (WCR) – Clinical Trials

Wits Clinical Research (WCR) offers patients an opportunity to participate in clinical trials, providing them with quality care, free treatment, and disease management costs, as these are covered by their trials. They focus on conducting quality research in various fields.

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Published: 3 Jun 2020 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Research, Notice Board, Take Part in Cancer-related Research

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