Our Members

Our members have interest and activity in cancer research. They represent many different disciplines, departments, and hospitals at the University of Calgary and Alberta Health services working together to conduct research that will improve cancer treatment, improve the patient experience, and reduce the burden of cancer in the population.

Complete List of Members


Matthias Amrein

Professor
Cell Biology & Anatomy

Ronald Anderson

Associate Professor
Oncology, Pediatrics

Mayi Arcellana-Panlilio

Senior Instructor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Nizar Bahlis

Associate Professor
Hematology and Oncology

Lisa Barbera

Professor
Oncology

Oliver Bathe

Professor
Surgery, Oncology

Tara Beattie

Associate Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Oncology

Paul Beaudry

Assistant Professor
Surgery, Section of Pediatric Surgery

Gwyn Bebb

Associate Professor
Medical Oncology

Bimal Bhindi

Urologic Oncologist
Oncology

Pierre Billon

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Tarek Bismar

Professor
Pathology & Lab Medicine, Oncology, Biochemistry & Mole

Shirin Bonni

Associate Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Pinaki Bose

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Thomas Brenn

Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Darren Brenner

Assistant Professor
Oncology

Chris Brown

Professor
Medicine, Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Barry Bultz

Professor
Oncology

J. Gregory Cairncross

Professor
Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Tavis Campbell

Associate Professor
Psychology, Arts

Cynthia Card

Associate Professor
Oncology

Linda Carlson

Professor
Oncology

Jennifer Chan

Associate Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Shamir Chandarana

Assistant Professor
Surgery

Tina Cheng

Associate Professor
Oncology

Winson Cheung

Professor
Oncology

Sarah Childs

Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Jennifer Cobb

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Oncology

Jennifer Corcoran

Associate Professor
Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Peter Craighead

Professor
Oncology

Alastair Cribb

Professor
Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine, Physiology and Pharmacology

Trafford Crump

Adjunct Lecturer
Surgery

Nicole Culos-Reed

Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Colleen Cuthbert

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Nursing

Andrew Daly

Associate Professor
Medical Oncology

Janet de Groot

Clinical Research Associate
Psychiatry and Oncology

Jason de Koning

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Medical Genetics

Douglas Demetrick

Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Oncology

Darren Derksen

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science

James Dickinson

Professor
Family Medicine, Community Health Sciences

Corinne M. Doll

Clinical Professor
Oncology

Bryan Donnelly

TBD
Surgical Oncology

Joseph Dort

Professor
Surgery, Oncology, Community Health Sciences

Scot Dowden

Associate Professor
Medical Oncology

Maire Duggan

Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Peter Duggan

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies

Markus Eszlinger

Research Manager
Oncology

Doreen Ezeife

Clinical Assistant Professor
Oncology

Elise Fear

Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering

Miranda Fidler-Benaoudia

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Research

Christine Friedenreich

Adjunct Professor, Fellow Royal Society of Canada
Oncology, Community Health Sciences

Juergen Gailer

Associate Professor
Chemistry, Science

Marco Gallo

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Prafull Ghatage

Associate Professor
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oncology

Roy Golsteyn

Associate Professor
Biological Sciences, Arts and Science, University of Lethbridge

Aaron Goodarzi

Lead of Science Communication and Director of the Charbonneau Microscopy Facility
Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute

Geoffrey Gotto

Assistant Professor
Surgery, Oncology

Savraj Grewal

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Greg Guilcher

Associate Professor
Cumming School of Medicine

Mark Hamilton

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences, Surgery, Pediatrics

Desirée Hao

Associate Professor
Medicine & Oncology

Daniel Heng

Professor
Oncology

Robert Hilsden

Professor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences

Martin Hyrcza

Assistant Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Victor Jimenez-Zepeda

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine

Frank Jirik

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Medicine

Randal N. Johnston

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Safiya Karim

Clinical Assistant Professor
Oncology

John Kelly

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Marc Kerba

Clinical Associate Professor
Oncology

Faisal M. Khan

Associate Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics

Charles Kirkby

Adjunct Associate Professor
Oncology, Medical Physics

Martin Koebel

Associate Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Karen Kopciuk

Adjunct Associate Professor
Oncology, Mathematics and Statistics

Ebba Kurz

Associate Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Lucie Lafay-Cousin

Associate Professor
Oncology & Paediatrics

Catherine Laing

Assistant Professor
Nursing

Harold Lau

Professor
Oncology

Ki-Young Lee

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Sangjune Laurence Lee

Clinical Assistant Professor
Oncology

Susan Lees-Miller

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Oncology

Victor Lewis

Associate Professor
Oncology, Pediatrics

Hongwei Liu

Assistant Professor
Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology

Natalie Logie

Clinical Assistant Professor
Radiation Oncology

Artee Luchman

Associate Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

John Lysack

Associate Professor
Radiology, Clinical Neurosciences and Surgery

Jonathan Lytton

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Etienne Mahe

Assistant Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Douglas Mahoney

Assistant Professor
Microbiology, Immunology & Infectious Disease

Jennifer Matthews

Assistant Professor
Surgery

Meghan McDonough

Associate Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

J. Gregory McKinnon

Professor
Surgery & Oncology

Parham Minoo

Assistant Professor
Pathology

Michael Monument

Assistant Professor
Surgery - Section of Orthopaedic Surgery

Gregory Moorhead

Professor
Biological Sciences

Don Morris

Professor
Oncology and Medicine

Sorana Morrissy

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Nancy Moules

Professor
Nursing

Aru Narendran

Professor
Pediatrics and Oncology

Christoper Naugler

Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Family Medicine and Community Sciences

Gregg Nelson

Professor
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oncology

Paola Neri

Clinical Associate Professor/Academic Scientist
Medicine/Oncology

Amir Sanati Nezhad

Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering

Nancy Nixon

Assistant Professor
Oncology

Carolyn Owen

Associate Professor
Medicine & Oncology

Ralf Paschke

Professor
Medicine (Endocrinology)

Alexander Paterson

Professor
Medicine, Oncology

Harry E Peery

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Guy Pelletier

Adjunct Professor
Psychosocial Oncology

Cheryl Peters

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Community Health Sciences

Nicolas Ploquin

Assistant Professor
Oncology, Physics & Astronomy

Man-Chiu Poon

Professor
Medicine, Oncology and Pediatrics

May Lynn Quan

Associate Professor
Surgery, Oncology, Community of Health Sciences

Derrick Rancourt

Professor
Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Medical Genetics

Karl Riabowol

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Kristina Rinker

Associate Professor
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering; Physiology and Pharmacology

Stephen Robbins

Professor
Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

John Wellesley Robinson

Associate Professor
Oncology and Psychology

Gloria Roldan Urgoiti

Associate Professor
Oncology

Michael Roumeliotis

Adjunct Associate Professor
Oncology, Physics & Astronomy

Dean Ruether

Associate Professor
Oncology

Khara Sauro

Assistant Professor
Community Health Sciences, Oncology, Surgery

Lynn Savoie

Associate Professor
Medicine, Oncology

David C Schriemer

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Oncology, Physiology & Pharmacology

Fiona Schulte

Assistant Professor
Oncology, Divison of Psychosocial Oncology

Donna Senger

Research Associate Professor
Oncology

Lorraine Shack

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Oncology

Mona Shafey

Assistant Professor
Medicine, Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies

Carrie Shemanko

Associate Professor
Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science

Jessica Simon

Associate Professor
Oncology (Medicine and CHS)

Gary Sinclair

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Shane Sinclair

Associate Professor
Faculty of Nursing

Rishi Sinha

Clinical Assistant Professor
Oncology

Aynharan Sinnarajah

Assistant Professor
Oncology, Family Medicine, Community Health Sciences

Wendy Smith

Associate Professor
Oncology

Jonatan Snir

Medical Physicist
Oncology, Division of Medical Physics

David Spencer

Assistant Professor
Oncology, Physics and Astronomy

Ron Spice

Assistant Professor
Family Medicine and Oncology

Douglas Stewart

Professor
Oncology and Medicine

Jan Storek

Professor
MIID, Medicine

Jordan Stosky

Clinical Associate Professor
Oncology

Douglas Strother

Associate Professor
Pediatrics and Oncology

Francis Sutherland

Professor
Surgery

Garnette Sutherland

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Vincent Tam

Associate Professor
Oncology

Patricia Tang

Assistant Professor
Medicine and Oncology

Jason Tay

Associate Professor
Medicine

Ekaterina Tchistiakova

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Oncology, Division of Medical Physics

Walley Temple

Professor
Oncology

Claire Temple-Oberle

Professor
Cumming School of Medicine

Nehal Thakor

Assistant Professor
Chemistry & Biochemistry

Kundan Thind

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Physics and Astronomy

Chandini Thirukkumaran

Research Associate Professor
Oncology

Alain Tremblay

Professor
Medicine/Respiratory Medicine

Kiril Trpkov

Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Tony Truong

Associate Professor
Oncology and Paediatrics

Roger Tsang

Assistant Professor
Oncology

Erik Vakil

Clinical Assistant Professor
Interventional Pulmonary Medicine

Jeff Vallance

Associate Professor
Department of Medical Oncology, University of Calgary

Hans Vogel

Professor
Biological Sciences, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Lauren Walker

Assistant Professor
Psychosocial Oncology

Edwin Wang

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Medical Genetics and Oncology

Samuel Weiss

Professor
Cell Biology & Anatomy, Physiology & Pharmacology

Michael Wieser

Associate Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Gareth Williams

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jackson Wu

Clinical Associate Professor
Oncology

Yuan Xu

Assistant Professor
Oncology, Surgery and Community Health Sciences

Lin Yang

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Oncology, Community Health Sciences

Wee V Yong

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences and Oncology

Qingrun Zhang

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Xi-Long Zheng

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology