Supporting excellence in
patient care, research and education.

Dr. Henry R. Shibata Fellowships

Applications for the 2017 Henry R. Shibata Fellowships
are now available



The annual Henry R. Shibata Fellowship awards provide Cedars Cancer Foundation a way of supporting both basic and clincial research in oncology at the MUHC. Each winner was granted $20,000 for their research in oncology at the MUHC. Cedars Cancer Foundation provides these awards annually to deserving young scientists working in the area of basic or clinical research of oncology at the McGill University Health Centre. The Henry R. Shibata Cedars Fellowship Award is one of many ways in which Cedars has been involved in improving the care and treatment of patient battling Cancer. 

Meritorious health professionals in oncology who have not obtained funds from granting agencies or other sources are invited to apply.

The Henry R. Shibata Fellowship winners for 2015 are:

Dr. Alexander G. Weil
Pediatric brain tumor Fellowsihp

Dr. Domenico Fuoco
Post-Graduate sturies in Cancer Cachexia

Dr. Nagareh N. Mousavi

Research in Cardio-Oncology

Dr. Norma Ybarra
Radiotherapy cancer research (Kate McGarrigle Fund Fellowship)

Dr. Pablo Zoriquiain
Research in Ocular Melanoma

Dr. Ralph Maroun
Research into the prevention and treatment of adverse effects related chemotherapy (cardio toxicity, peripheral neuropathy, genomic health testing , complementary alternative medicine)

Dr. Stephanie Lio
Research of early detection of gynecologic malignancies

Dr. Victoria Mandilaras
Training at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre - fellowship program in gynecologic oncology

Each winner was granted between $10,000 and $20,000
for their research in oncology at the MUHC


Cedars thanks the medical professionals of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) for their dedication and commitment.