Special clinical interest in gynaecological, lung, breast, and skin cancers
Dr Carminia Lapuz graduated from the University of Melbourne and completed her training in radiation oncology at Calvary Mater Newcastle and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. She subsequently undertook a clinical research fellowship at Calvary Mater Newcastle in gynaecological cancers with a focus on MRI guided adaptive brachytherapy.
Carminia worked as a radiation oncologist at Alfred Health, Andrew Love Cancer Centre, Austin Health and Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre prior to joining GenesisCare. She continues to consult at the Olivia Newton John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre at Austin Health where she subspecialises in gynaecological brachytherapy and lung cancers.
Her research interests have resulted in national and international conference presentations and publications, predominantly in the areas of image guided radiotherapy and brachytherapy. She is actively involved in registrar education and is a Phase 1 examiner for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists.