Scientific Program Committee


Michael Brundage, MSc, FRCPC, MD

Director, Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen’s University
Professor, Department of Oncology, and Department of Public Health Sciences, Queen’s University
Radiation Oncologist, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario
President, Canadian Association of Radiation Oncology


Barbara Vanderhyden, PhD

Corinne Boyer Chair in Ovarian Cancer Research Professor
Dept. of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa
Senior Scientist, Cancer Therapeutics Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Scientific Program Committee Members

Lisa Barbera, MD

Tom Baker Cancer Centre, University of Calgary

Nathalie Baudais, P.Eng.

Patient Advocate

Mick Bhatia, PhD

McMaster University, Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute

Marie-Claude Bourgeois-Daigneault, PhD

Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal

Winson Cheung, MD, MPH

Tom Baker Cancer Centre, University of Calgary

Graham Dellaire, PhD

Department of Pathology, Dalhousie University

Brenda Elias, BA, MA, PhD

Faculty of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Manitoba

Christine Friedenreich, PhD

Alberta Health Services and University of Calgary

Anita Koushik, PhD

Centre de recherche du CHUM and École de santé publique de l'Université de Montréal

Mark Levine, CM MD

Department of Oncology, McMaster University and Escarpment Cancer Research Institute

Katerina Maximova, PhD

School of Public Health, University of Alberta

Scott North, MD, FRCPC, MHPE

Cross Cancer Institute, University of Alberta

Morag Park, PhD, FRSC, FCAHS

Goodman Cancer Research Centre, McGill University

Stuart Peacock, DPhil

BC Cancer, Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control, Simon Fraser University

Marshall Pitz, MD MHS FRCPC

CancerCare Manitoba, University of Manitoba

Denis Raymond, RSW, MSW

Patient Advocate and Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada

Patricia Tonin, PhD

Departments of Medicine & Human Genetics, McGill University & Cancer Research Program, Centre for Translational Biology, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre