A/Prof. Ben Chua

  • MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), FRANZCR
  • Radiation Oncologist
  • Spoken languages English


I am proud to work with excellent teams to help patients and families navigate complex journeys.

Special clinical interests in complex skin, head & neck, central nervous system, thoracic and haematological malignancies.

A/Prof. Ben Chua is a consultant Radiation Oncologist at GenesisCare Rockhampton and Brisbane (Chermside and Wesley). He qualified obtained his radiation oncology fellowship in 2015 after training in Queensland and regional New South Wales, including a fellowship in head & neck cancer.  He also has an interest in complex skin, CNS and haematological malignancies.

A/Prof. Chua has a conjoint appointment at the University of Queensland with an active academic portfolio, including over $2m in competitive grant funding, supervision of higher degree students, leadership of clinical trials as a chairperson and principal investigator, publications in international medical journals and presentations at international meetings.

Research interests

  • Translational research and collaborative trials in brain and skin cancer

Publications and affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Queensland
  • Clinical Affiliate, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
  • Honorary Associate, Faculty of Health, University of Sydney

Professional memberships

Ben has recently been appointed as Reference Committee Co-Chair of eviQ, which sets national radiation oncology practice standards. He is an invited member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the Co-Operative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO), and is an examiner for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists.