Jolyn Hersch Clinical Oncology Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting 2017

Jolyn Hersch

Jolyn Hersch is an Early Career Researcher at The University of Sydney, working at the interface between psychology and public health. She is a member of the Sydney Health Literacy Lab and the national Wiser Healthcare collaboration. Jolyn’s research focuses on improving communication to support people to make better informed healthcare decisions consistent with their personal values. She is particularly interested in psychosocial aspects of screening and testing, and contexts where issues around potential overdiagnosis and overtreatment are relevant. Jolyn is currently supported by a Cancer Institute NSW fellowship to work on improving informed consent around genomic testing in oncology.

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