Faculty Members

Dr. Robert G Pearcey

Professor

Department of Oncology

Division of Radiation Oncology
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About Me

Clinical Interests
General radiation therapy in the community, gynecological and hematological malignancies
 
Academic Summary and Teaching/Training
Member of Examination Board for Radiation Oncology for RCPSC 1992 - 1995
Chair of Examination Board for Radiation Oncology for RCPSC 1995 - 1997
Chair of Specialty Committee for Radiation Oncology for RCPSC 2002 – 2008

Research

·          Gynecology - Emphasis on chemo/radiotherapy and development of tomotherapy and treatment planning for cervix cancer.

·         The role of tomotherapy (dynamic IMRT and megavoltage CT scanning) in hypofractionated/dose escalated conformal radiation treatment using magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) scans to predict and document the pattern of local failure of high risk prostate cancer.

·          Hematological Malignancies - Emphasis on the role of radiotherapy in the management of Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

·          Radiotherapy Delivery in Canada - Study of the quality and accessibility of radiotherapy in Canada.