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Professor David Morris

St George and Sutherland Clinical School
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02 9113 2070
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david.morris@unsw.edu.au

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Professor David L Morris is a Clinical Academic of the St George & Sutherland Clinical School, located on the grounds of St George Hospital. 

Research Interests: Surgical Oncologist, principally interested in treating metastatic cancer.  Large databases of peritoneal and liver surgery  Peritoneal and lung metastases.  Basic cancer research lab, cell biology and drug development.  Three drugs from our laboratory are under development:  aminoacetonitrile pathway inhibitor, benzimidazole carbamate VEGF inhibitor and enzyme combination treatment for mucin-containing cancers.  Also tumour ablation – bipolar RFA probe developer.

Broad Research Areas: 

Cancer Research

Qualifications:

MB, ChB, FRCS, FRCSE, MD, PhD, FRACS 

Specific Research Keywords:

Peritonectomy, cytoreductive surgery, hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy, RF Ablation, Albendazole, Bromelain, N-acetylcysteine, MUC, Monepantel

ILP/Honours research projects available for 2016:

Peritoneal cancers, effect of targeted anti-mucin agents

Pancreatic cancer