Professor Michael Boyer AM

Michael is the Director of Sydney Catalyst, and member the Governing Council, the Sydney Catalyst Executive Committee and the clinical lead on the Sydney Catalyst Flagship project EnRICH.


Michael is the Medical Director of the Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, a Clinical Professor, within the Central Clinical School of the University of Sydney and a medical oncologist with a major clinical interest in the treatment of lung cancer, mesothelioma, and head and neck cancers. In 2010, Michael was made a member of the Order of Australia for his work as an educator, a clinical trials researcher and for his involvement in the development of integrated care facilities for people suffering with cancer.

In his spare time, Michael likes to ski, preferably from a helicopter.

Research Interests:  

Michael's research focuses on the testing of new anticancer drugs for the treatment of lung cancer.