A/Prof. John Leung

  • Radiation Oncologist
  • Spoken languages English, Mandarin


My goal is to provide the best possible outcome for patients, whether that be improved survival or better quality of life.

Research interests

Workforce, stress and burnout, examinations, prostate cancer, lung cancer and GIT cancer with publications in all these areas. Avid reader of journals. Current associate editor of national journal.

Professional memberships

  • Committees- Examiners committee, national  journal committee and research mentor for trainees.
  • Past member of Education Board, lead examiner, Chief Accreditation Officer,  accreditation committee, key Workforce advisor and member of Economic and Workforce Committee.

Publications and affiliations

  • Leung  J. United States and Australia and New Zealand radiation oncology trainee concerns, examination and training: a comparison and what we can learn from each other.   IJROBP 2020; 106 :914-5.
  • Leung J, Forstner D , Chee R et al. Faculty of Radiation Oncology 2018 Workforce Census. J Med Imaging and Radiat Oncol 2019 ; 63 : 852-61.
  • Wong H, Leung J et al. Comparative study between PSMA PET and conventional imaging in the initial staging of prostate cancer. J Med Imaging and Radiat Oncol 2018; 62: 816-22.
  • Abbas N, Ayoola A , Leung J et al.  Survival and late toxicities following concurrent chemo-radiotherapy for locally advanced stage 3 non small cell lung cancer: findings of a 10 year Australian single centre experience with long term follow up. J Thorac Dis 2019; 11:4241-8.
  • Leung J and Rioseco P. Burnout, stress and satisfaction among Australian and New Zealand radiation oncology trainees . Journal of Med Imaging and Radiat Oncol 2016; 61.