Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz

Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz

Medical Director, Cancer Program
The Princess Margaret/UHN

Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz is the Medical Director of the Cancer Program at The Princess Margaret and University Health Network and the Regional Vice President of Cancer Care Ontario. She is also Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Toronto and Chief of the Radiation Medicine Program at The Princess Margaret.

She received her MD degree from the University of Toronto and holds specialty certifications in internal medicine, medical oncology and radiation oncology. She is an honorary fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists in the United Kingdom, an honorary member of the European Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO), and a past president of the Canadian Association of Radiation.

Dr. Gospodarowicz is a world-renown clinician-researcher. In addition to maintaining a clinical practice and carrying out her role as medical program director and Chief of the Radiation Medicine Program at The Princess Margaret, Dr. Gospodarowicz is an active contributor on the local and international stage: she is Regional Vice President of Cancer Care Ontario, an honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists in the United Kingdom, an honorary member of the European Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO), a Fellow of the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) and past president of the Canadian Association of Radiation Oncologists (CARO). In August 2012, Dr. Gospodarowicz will be appointed president of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), an international non-governmental organization dedicated to the global control of cancer. She is both the first woman and first Canadian to assume this prestigious role.