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About Us

Group Meeting

Established 2017

We are a group of researchers with over 30 years experience in the palliative care field.

Palliative Nexus Research Group

Our team, led by Professor Jennifer Philip, brings together clinicians, researchers and allied health professionals with a mission to improve equity, access, and quality of care in serious illness.

Prof Philip is Chair of Palliative Medicine at University of Melbourne, a palliative care clinician, researcher and teacher whose work aims to improve equity of access to high quality care underpinned by high quality evidence is available to all with needs. 

The group is based at Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne at 
St Vincent's Hospital and Level 10, VCCC. 

Some of our Collaborators

University of Melbourne


Centre for Palliative Care
St Vincent's Hospital

Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre

Royal Melbourne Hospital




MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA


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