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Integrated Sarcoma Research Program - iSARP

A network of scientific discovery, collaborative multidisciplinary research and new therapeutic opportunities for sarcoma patients.

Welcome to iSARP

The Integrated Sarcoma Research Program – iSARP is a multidisciplinary, team-based research program led out of the University of Calgary, focused on cutting-edge research initiatives to improve treatment opportunities and outcomes for sarcoma patients. iSARP is a collaborative research program representing clinical and scientific expertise at the University of Calgary, the Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute, the McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, and the new Calgary Cancer Centre. iSARP members include experts in clinical sarcoma care, surgical oncology, tumour banking, fundamental cancer biology, cancer immunology, genomics, precision oncology, and computational biology. iSARP seeks to harness advancements in new molecular technologies, immunotherapies, and precision medicine into novel sarcoma discoveries, genomics-informed treatments, and new clinical trials for sarcoma patients.

Our Vision

To improve personalized therapeutic opportunities, survival, and patient-oriented outcomes for sarcoma patients

Our Mission

An integrated, collaborative program of dedicated sarcoma research in Calgary focused on a network of sarcoma knowledge generation, new therapeutic discoveries, patient-focused outcomes, personalized therapies and leadership in prospective clinical trials.

Our goal is to be the center of excellence for sarcoma research and patient care in pediatric and adult sarcomas.

Contact Us

Dr. Michael Monument; Program Director
Office: 403.944.2402




Nkiru Ezeonyeka; Program Coordinator

Patti Sinclair; Triage Coordinator for Sarcoma



Giving to iSARP

The gifts of donors ensure our work continues to benefit lives of our patients and their families. 

To support iSARP’s mission, please contact Dr. Michael Monument ( or Megan Thomson at the Alberta Cancer Foundation ( Online donations can be made through the University of Calgary fund development office here.