Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Registry (UGICR)

Academic Lead:Professor John Zalcberg
Head, Cancer Research Program
Clinical Leads: Professor Wendy Brown, Oesophagogastric Cancer Module
Dr Dan Croagh, Pancreatic Cancer Module
Associate Professor Charles Pilgrim, Biliary Cancer Module
Professor Stuart Roberts, Primary Liver Cancer Module
Registry Contact: Elysia Greenhill, Program Manager
Email: ugicr@monash.edu
Phone: +61 3 9903 0323
Purpose / Aims:UGICR is a clinical quality registry that aims to improve the outcomes and quality of care for patients recently diagnosed with cancers arising in the oesophagus, stomach, pancreas, liver, and biliary system.
Population Captured: All people newly diagnosed with oesophageal, gastric, pancreatic, primary liver (hepatocellular carcinoma) and biliary system cancer, who have been diagnosed or received assessment, treatment of care at a participating hospital or health service.
Outcomes Collected:UGICR collects demographic, contact, diagnostic, treatment, pathology, imaging and outcome data from medical records.
Funding Source:NHMRC project grant; Avner Foundation; Epworth Foundation; Monash Partners Comprehensive Cancer Centre; PANCARE; BMS; Viatris; Eisai; AstraZeneca; Ipsen.
Year established:2016