Portfolio Committee

Portfolio Committee responsibilities

  • Refining the criteria for trial entry into the portfolio and metrics for trial retention within the portfolio;
  • Reviewing the trial portfolio for scientific merit, priority, performance and strategic balance to cover the range of trials of interest/relevance to Canadians and the Canadian health care system.

Portfolio Committee Members

Joseph Pater, M.Sc., MD, Chair

Emeritus Professor, Queen’s University

Stephen Chia, MD

Medical Oncologist, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver Clinic

Lynn Dwernychuk

Provincial Leader, Clinical Research, Saskatchewan Cancer Agency

Julie Lemieux, MD

Medical Oncologist, CHU de Quebec

Judy Needham

Lay Representative, British Columbia

Carol Portwine, MD

Associate Professor, Division of Hematology and Thromboembolism/Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University

Krista Rideout

Manager, Clinical Research, Eastern Health 

Jim Wright, MD

Radiation Oncologist, Juravinski Cancer Centre

Janet Dancey, MD, Ex Officio

Scientific Director, 3CTN

Stephen Sundquist, Ex Officio

Executive Director, 3CTN

Rebecca Xu, Ex Officio

Portfolio and Informatics Manager, 3CTN

James Schoales, Ex Officio

Portfolio Data Coordinator, 3CTN