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Furqan Shaikh

Title: Staff Oncologist, Solid Tumour Program, Division of Haematology/Oncology
Designations: MD, M.Sc., FRCPC
Email: Furqan.shaikh@sickkids.ca
Alternate Contact Name: Christina Mellos
Alternate Phone: 416-813-7654 ext. 228454
Alternate Email: christina.mellos@sickkids.ca
U of T Positions: Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics
Other Positions: Director, Fellow's Continuity Clinic

Research Positions

Project Investigator, Child Health Evaluative Services

Biography

Dr. Furqan Shaikh received his medical degree from Queen’s University in 2003.  He completed his paediatrics residency at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) in Ottawa and a fellowship in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology at SickKids.  Dr. Shaikh is a member of the Germ Cell Tumor subcommittee of the Children's Oncology Group.

Education

  • 2010–2012: M.Sc., Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research, University of Toronto, Toronto
  • 19992003: MD, Faculty of Medicine, Queen’s University, Kingston 
    1996999: B.Sc., Human Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto
  • 20112013: Research Fellow, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto. Supervisor: Dr. Lillian Sung 
  • 20112013: Research Fellow, Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario
  • 20092010: Chief Fellow, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 
  • 20082011: Fellow, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 
  • 20042008: Resident, Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa 

Experience

  • 2014Present: Assistant Professor, Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto 
  • 2013Present: Staff Oncologist, Solid Tumor Section, Division of Haematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 
  • 2013Present: Project Investigator, CHES, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 
  • 2013Present: Director, Fellow’s Continuity Clinic, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 
  • 20132014: Lecturer, Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario 

Publications

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