About Us

Elizabeth McCaffrey


  • Consultant Medical Oncologist, Princess Alexandra Hospital
  • Member, Multidisciplinary Team Clinic for Advanced Prostate Cancer, PAH

Contact Details


FRACP in Medical Oncology, 2003

Ph,D in Zoology, University of Queensland, Australia, 1990

MSc(Qual), University of Queensland, Australia, 1981

BSc, University of Queensland, Australia, 1980


In 1988, after completing a two year term as Research Assistant in the Department of Surgery/Department of Biochemistry at the University of Queensland, Elizabeth took up a position as Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Organic Chemistry at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii USA.

On returning to Brisbane in 1996, she served as Medical Officer and Registrar at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, until 2003 when she took up the role of Registrar in Medical Oncology  at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.

In 2004, Elizabeth worked as visiting Medical Officer in Medical Oncology, Gold Coast Hospital, Southport, Queensland, and in 2005 she took on the role of Staff Specialist in Medical Oncology at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

Research interests

Prostate Cancer, Renal Cell Carcinoma

Professional memberships and associations

Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Physicians

Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Member, The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer

Member, Australian New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group

Member, Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials