Registration                Speakers                   Location                    Sponsorship                  CHC 2016  


John Kuruvilla, MD, FRCP(C)

Hematologist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Toronto

Dr. John Kuruvilla obtained his medical degree from the University of Toronto and followed this with hematology training in British Columbia and a fellowship in lymphoma and stem cell transplantation at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. Following his appointment in 2007, he is now an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto. Dr. Kuruvilla is currently a Staff Physician in the Division of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. He is also a member of many national and international organizations including the Canadian Clinical Trials Group. Dr. Kuruvilla is currently Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of Lymphoma Canada.  His primary area of interest in lymphoma has been in strategies for relapsed or refractory disease including hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and new drug development.



Peter Anglin, MD, FRCP(C)

Internal Medicine Hematology
Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Newmarket, ON.

Dr. Peter Anglin obtained his medical degree from Queen's University at Kingston and followed this with clinical fellowships in internal medicine, haematology and oncology. He has been in clinical practice for the last 20 years in the Greater Toronto Area and is currently a staff Haematologist / Medical Oncologist and Head of Medical Oncology at the Stronach Regional Cancer Centre at Southlake Health in Newmarket, Ontario. Dr. Anglin’s clinical focus has been in hematologic and lymphoid malignancies. After pursuing an MBA from the Rotman School of Management (University of Toronto) he has developed an interest in health systems delivery and process redesign in the clinical ambulatory setting


We are pleased to announce a pan-Canadian and international faculty for CHC 2017:  

International Speakers:
Dr. Jonathan Friedberg
- University of Rochester Medical Center
Dr. Mikkael Sekeres - Cleveland Clinic
Dr. Nathan Fowler - The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Dr. Stephen Ansell - Mayo Clinic
Dr. Vincent Rajkumar - Mayo Clinic
Dr. Claire Dearden - The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Dr. Grant Welstead - Editas Medicine
Dr. Ayalew Tefferi  - Mayo Clinic

Canadian Speakers:
Dr. Carolyn Owen - University of Calgary
Dr. Michael Crump - Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Connie Krawczyk - McGill University
Dr. Graeme Fraser - McMaster University
Dr. Richard Wells - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Dr. Laurie Sehn - BC Cancer Agency
Dr. Nathalie Johnson - McGill University
Dr. Rena Buckstein - Odette Cancer Centre
Dr. Denis Soulières - University of Montrèal
Dr. William Geerts - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Dr. Martina Trinkaus - St. Michael's Hospital
Dr. Mark Crowther - McMaster University
Dr. Robert Kridel - Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Kevin Song - BC Cancer Agency
Dr. Andre Schuh - Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Rob Laister - Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Douglas Stewart - University of Calgary
Dr. Lynda Foltz - University of British Columbia

More to come!
Stay tuned for updates on our speaker lists, agenda and more!