Lillian Leigh

Lillian Leigh lung cancer patient

MEMBERSHIP AND CONSUMER SERVICES CHAIR

Lillian Leigh - Advocate

BSc LLB LLM

Lillian Leigh is an Australian lawyer and a lung cancer patient research advocate. She was appointed by Australia’s Federal Health Minister in 2018 to the Advisory Council of Cancer Australia, where she also serves on the Research and Data Advisory Group and the PdCCRS Grants Review Committee.

Lillian sat for four years on the Consumer Advisory Panel and the Management Advisory Committee of Lung Foundation Australia’s Australasian Lung cancer Trials Group (ALTG). She is an Advisory Board member of Woolcock Institute‚Äôs Lung Cancer Research Network and a proud member of The ROS1ders. In 2019 and 2020, Lillian was selected to be a Mentor with the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) Supportive Training & Advocacy in Research and Science (STARS) Program. She was a recipient of the Patient Advocacy Award at the the 17th IASLC World Conference for Lung Cancer in Vienna.