• Medical Oncology
  • Genitourinary cancers

Areas of interest

Clinical Trials


A/Prof Ben Tran is a medical oncologist based at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre where he leads the Genito-Urinary (GU) medical oncology group and GU clinical trials program. Ben is also Chair of the Phase 1 Group within Cancer Trials Australia, Chair of the Testicular Cancer committee within the national group ANZUP, and leads the GU research group at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical research.

Ben is internationally renowned for his expertise in testicular cancer, and the development of novel therapeutics for GU cancers.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Freemasons Grey St Building

Suite 4.2
124 Grey Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Consulting Location

Peter McCallum Cancer Centre

305 Grattan Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Epworth locations


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


  • MBBS University of Melbourne 2002
  • FRACP Medical Oncology 2009
  • Research Fellowship Urological Cancers and Drug Development 2011

Education and training

  • Committee member, Victorian Medical Oncology Training Program


  • Identifying gene expression changes associated with chemo-resistance in testicular germ cell tumours
  • Feasibility study of using next generation sequencing for molecular profiling in patients with advanced solid cancers
  • Differentiating prognostic impact of tumoural versus systemic inflammation in early stage colorectal cancer

Professional Associations

  • ASCO
  • MOGA
  • RACP