Dr. Haider Samawi
Dr. Haider Samawi is a medical oncologist at St Michael’s Hospital. His clinical practice focuses on the treatment of gastrointestinal cancers, breast cancer and neuro-oncology and is heavily involved with building the multidisciplinary neuro-oncology clinic at St. Michael’s hospital. He completed his residency in internal medicine and medical oncology at the University of Calgary. He became a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 2015. Following residency, Dr. Samawi completed fellowship in Health Services Research at the BC Cancer Agency in Vancouver. His research interests are in clinical trials, real-world health outcomes in cancer patients and cancer survivorship. His research received international recognition such as the American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit award. In addition, Dr. Samawi is an active member of the Hematology-Oncology Clinical Research Group.