Message from Research Director
It is my great privilege, as the honorary Director of the FECRI, to welcome you to the new FECRI website.
The FECRI had humble beginnings in a disused paint shed at the back of the boiler house at St John of God Hospital in Ballarat. The vision for a cancer research laboratory in Ballarat came from a remarkable teenager, Fiona Elsey, who had a rare form of cancer called Ewing's sarcoma. Read More
Meet Our Team
Associate Professor Stuart Berzins
Stuart joined the FECRI in February as the inaugural Dorevitch Pathology
Cancer Research Fellow.
Upcoming Fundraising Events
Melbourne Cup Fundraising Luncheon
The Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute Melbourne Cup Luncheon
offers red carpet treatment and guarantees quality food, great entertainment,
fun and enjoyment.
When: Tuesday 5th November
Where: Ballarat &
District Trotting Club
Cost: $85 per person (includes canapés
on arrival, three course meal and drinks for the day)
This event sells out fast so get in early for The Race That Stops Our Nation.
Please call 53202037 for tickets.