Dr Soozy Smith

Chief Executive Officer, Australia & New Zealand Trials Group, NEWCASTLE

Dr Soozy Smith is the Chief Executive Officer of the Australia and New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group (ANZBCTG), which is the largest independent, oncology clinical trials research group in Australia and New Zealand.

For more than 35 years, the ANZBCTG has conducted a multicentre breast cancer clinical trials research program for the treatment, prevention and cure of breast cancer.

Previously Dr Smith was the Director of Business Development Energy at the CSIRO and CEO of The University of Newcastle Research Associates (Formerly TUNRA).

Dr Smith studied at the University of Liverpool, the University of Leeds and The University of Stirling.

She is married with two children and is a volunteer surf lifesaver.