Saving young lives one treatment at a time

“Hang onto your hats, there is great research ahead,” says NSW’s outstanding cancer researcher of the year.

Professor Michelle Haber has been honoured by the NSW Premier for 30 years of research, particularly her internationally recognised work on improving treatment for neuroblastoma and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in children.

But it’s the potential of personalised treatment that has her excited for the future.

“We are working towards an individualised therapy for each child to identify which kind of drugs are