Dr. Elizabeth Murray - Also Practising as S J FOURIE - Oncologist (Breast Cancer), Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Qualifications: MBChB (UCT), FCRad Onc (SA), MMed (UCT)
Practice Number: Speciality - Radiation Oncology MP0275689
Area: Constantia, Pinelands, Rondebosch, Tokai
Region: Western Cape
Physical Address: 6 Cumberland Avenue, Constantia Village, Constantia
Melomed Hospital, Main Road, Tokai
Rondebosch Medical Centre, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch
Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Pinelands
Postal Address: 6 Cumberland Avenue, Constantia, 7806, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0)21 794 6418
Fax: 086 549 7731
Contact Person: Dr. Elizabeth Murray
GPS Co-Ordinates: -34.022879, 18.440920

Dr. Elizabeth Murray (Also Practising as  S J FOURIE) - Oncologist (Breast Cancer), Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa


Dr. Elizabeth Murray, a registered specialist radiation oncologist with a special interest in breast cancer, is an oncologist in the Southern Suburbs, focussing exclusively on breast cancer treatment in her clinical practice. She has a private practice in which services include chemo - , hormonal, biological and radiotherapy. Elizabeth practices evidence-based treatment and care of breast cancer patients. She believes that breast cancer patients should be discussed at multidisciplinary clinics or panels and be assessed pre operatively by a specialist surgeon and specialist oncologist.


Elizabeth’s other medical and academic experience and affiliations:


  • Member: South African Society of Clinical and Radiation Oncology 
  • Member: South African Society of Medical Oncology 
  • 2011 -
    • Member: Mediclinic Constantiaberg Multidisciplinary Breast Clinic panel
    • Member (2011 - 2013): ICON (Independent Clinical Oncology Network) head office team, writing protocols for cancer treatment, screening and follow up and palliative care. ICON is a budget-neutral organisation with a network of almost 80% of South Africa’s oncologists from the public and private sectors countrywide. The ICON vision is to develop a sustainable, patient-centred care model for South Africa. ICON employs Elizabeth to co-ordinate the writing of breast cancer treatment and other protocols and to review treatment plans.
  • 2011 
    •  Member: Southern Suburbs Breast Forum
    • Member: Panorama Hospital Breast Cancer Panel  
  • 1992 –
    • Member: International Breast Cancer Study Group (IBCSG)   
  • 1997 -
    • Member of the IBCSG Scientific Committee
    • Member of the IBCSG Radiation Working Group
    • Member: Early Breast Cancer Trialists’ Collaborative Group 
  • 2005 -  College of Medicine, College of Radiation Oncologists: Councillor 
  • 2007-2011
    • Principal Specialist Groote Schuur Hospital Department of Radiation Oncology and Deputy Head of Department 
  • 1991 -2011
    • Specialist (from 1995 Senior Specialist) Groote Schuur Hospital Breast Clinic 
    • Co-chair and Lead Oncology Clinician Groote Schuur and University of Cape Town Combined Breast Clinic
    • Principal and co-investigator Clinical Breast Cancer Trials 
  • 1992 – 2011
    • Lecturer (from 1995 Senior Lecturer) University of Cape Town
    • Undergraduate and postgraduate teacher and examiner
    • MMed supervision (Breast  Conservation Treatment at Groote Schuur Hospital) 
  • 1999
    • Maurice Weinbren Radiology Award for paper on post radiation sarcomas 
  • 1995
    • Award for poster presentation South African Society of Clinical and Radiation Oncology Congress 
  • 2007-2011
    • Health Sciences Faculty Board Member University of Cape Town 
  • 1998-2008
    • CANSA Association National Breast Cancer Research Consortium Cape Town Team Leader 
  • 1998-2001
    • CANSA Association National Breast Cancer Research Consortium 2001 National Leader
  • 1996-1998
    • Cape Psychosocial Oncology Trust Committee (Chairman 1997)  
  • 1996-1998
    • Committee Member Pan African Psychosocial Oncology Society Member
    • Christian Medical Fellowship 
  • 1985-1986
    • Guy Elliot Research Fellowship University of Cape Town

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Maps to rooms:

Melomed Hospital, Main Road, Tokai: -34.067973, 18.458433

Rondebosch Medical Centre, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch: -33.954538, 18.490848

Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Pinelands: -33.944352, 18.490099 

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