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Director Prostate cancer research, Montreal Cancer Institute, CRCHUM

Full professor Department of surgery, Université de Montréal

Uro-oncologist Urology Department, CHUM

Research Chair

Chairholder Chaire Raymond Garneau en cancer de la prostate de l'Université de Montréal / Chair in Prostate Cancer Research, Université de Montréal

Other Affiliations

Principal investigator Alliance-Procure biobank, which brings together the four universities in Quebec

Member Board of Directors of: The Montreal Cancer Institute, National Cancer Institute of Canada, Procure Alliance

President Canadian Urologic Oncology Group (CUOG) and National Cancer Institute of Canada G-U (NCIC G-U)

Secretary Canadian Prostate Health Council and Global G-U

Member of the editorial board Lancet Oncology, JAMA Oncology and Nature Urology

Research Interests

Research on prognostic molecular markers in prostate cancer and hormone-refractory prostate cancer.

Founder of the Oncology Urology Clinic at the University Hospital of Montreal (CHUM) and the Molecular Oncology Laboratory in Prostate Cancer at the Montreal Cancer Institute.


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