Dr. Michelle Peate is the Program Leader for the Psychosocial Health and Wellbeing Research (emPoWeR) Unit based at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne. In her current role she is overseeing several psycho-oncology research projects. She was a 2011 NSW Young Tall Poppy and the 2017 International Psycho-Oncology Society New Investigator Award winner. Her main goal is to develop patient resources and evaluate them in prospective, multi-centre studies. These include fertility decision aids for people with cancer and those with low health literacy, tools to support cancer survivorship, and exploring unmet needs of advanced cancer patients.