Paul Grogan is Senior Strategic Adviser at the Daffodil Centre, a cancer research joint venture between Cancer Council NSW and the University of Sydney. His current work involves advising on research strategy and prioritisation, including horizon scanning, program evaluation and optimising opportunities for collaboration. Paul has previously worked as Director of Public Policy at Cancer Council Australia, where he oversaw the development, publication and promotion of Cancer Council Australia’s public policy resources and clinical practice guidelines, as well as managing government relations.
Prior to this, Paul was a senior media and policy adviser, including working for seven years as head of media and parliamentary liaison at the NSW office of the Australian Department of Health. Paul also has an adjunct appointment at the University of Sydney’s School of Public Health, where he lectures on health policy, communications and the relationship between research, advocacy and evidence-based policy reform.