Jonathan Cebon, Ph.D., FRACP
Ludwig Cancer Research, Austin Health
Dr. Cebon is the Medical Director of Austin Health Cancer Services, head of the joint Austin Ludwig Oncology Unit at Austin Health and heads Ludwig’s Cancer Vaccine Group in Australia. He is also Director of the Cancer Vaccine Collaborative, Australasia, Professor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne, and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
He has completed specialist physician training at the Austin Hospital and training in Medical Oncology and Clinical Haematology at the Peter MacCallum Institute and Royal Melbourne Hospital. Dr. Cebon worked as a visiting clinician at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle and at the University of Washington, involved in both clinical and laboratory research. He has been Director of Medical Oncology at Austin Health since 1992. The unit operates jointly with the Ludwig Cancer Research.
His research interests include malignant melanoma, human immune responses to cancer and the development of anti-cancer immunotherapeutics.