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Arthur Rosenberg

The Gerald Bronfman Department of Oncology mourns the loss of Dr. Arthur Rosenberg. Specializing in hematology and oncology, Dr. Rosenberg was a member of the Department from 1992 to 2006.


Congratulations to the recipients of CIHR Project Grants


Vincent Giguère
Transcriptional control of cancer metabolism

Michel Tremblay
Molecular and physiological understanding of the protein tyrosine phosphatome towards clinical applications

Michael Witcher
1) Oncogenic activity of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase
2) Epigenetic characterization and therapeutic targeting of cancers harboring dysfunctional CTCF


Kudos to Pnina Brodt

bravoCongratulations to Dr. Pnina Brodt and her team on receiving funding from the Quebec Government's program, Support to International Research and Innovation Initiatives (PSR-SIIRI), to develop a new treatment for glioblastoma as well as to study two new technologies for delivery of an inhibitor across the blood-brain barrier.


Kudos to Michael Pollak

bravoCongratulations to Dr. Michael Pollak who has been appointed as one of the Editors-in-Chief of Cancer Prevention Research, a prestigious journal published by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).



Comings bravo Philippe Michel
Faculty Lecturer
Palliative Care
June 2018

Reza Forghani
Associate Member
Head and Neck Radiology; Neuro-oncology
June 2018
Jeffrey Hall
Associate Member
Palliative Care
June 2018


Recent Promotions

bravoCongratulations to Dr. Tarek Hijal and to Dr. Slobodan Devic on their promotion to the rank of Associate Professor effective June 1, 2018.