Dr. Eileen Rakovitch, MD, FRCP(C), M.Sc.

CCTG Breast Disease Site Committee Chair

Eileen Rakovitch is a radiation oncologist and medical director of the Louise Temerty Breast Cancer Centre at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto. She is a professor and clinician scientist at the University of Toronto, a scientist at the Sunnybrook Research Institute, and an adjunct scientist at ICES. She also leads a health services research program devoted to improving the treatment and outcomes of women with ductal carcinoma in situ.  She recently was appointed co-Chair of the CCTG Breast Disease Site Committee.

"The CCTG Breast Site has an impressive track record in collaborative, clinical trial-based research
which has led to significant improvements in the treatment and outcomes of individuals diagnosed
with breast cancer.  I am honored to take on this new role as CCTG Breast Site Co-Chair
and to continue to support our national clinical trials and our international collaborations."

Research Interests

  • Health services
  • Population-based studies
  • Breast cancer

Publications

  • See current publications PubMed

CCTG Breast Disease Site Committee page