A/Prof. Hang Quach, of the University of Melbourne, is a consultant clinical and laboratory haematologist based at St.Vincents and Epworth Hospital. Her area of expertise and research is haematological malignancy in particular myeloma, lymphoma and myeloid disorders. Her career is accentuated by her strong involvement in clinical and translational research, which focus on novel therapeutics for the treatment of blood cancers, not only to increase treatment options for patients, but to ensure the access to the most effective treatment that may not otherwise be available to Australians. Her translational research focuses on myeloma immunology and the microenvironment. In additional to her role as director of Haematology Clinical Trials at St.Vincents Hospital Melbourne, she currently serves as co-chair of the Myeloma Disease Group Committee of the ALLG, counselor of the Specialist Medical Review Council on myeloma, to the Australian Minister of Veterans' Affairs, and leads the development and update of the Australian National Treatment Guideline for Multiple Myeloma as part of her role on the Myeloma Scientific Advisory Group (MSAG) for Myeloma Australia.