Dr. Sarit Assouline
April 2024Milestones

Dr. Sarit Assouline appointed JGH Chief of Hematology

Dr. Sarit Assouline is the new Chief of Hematology, following the retirement of Dr. Hans Knecht after 10 years as Chief.

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Dr. Marc Bienz
January 2024Milestones

Dr. Marc Bienz appointed Medical Director of Transfusion Medicine

r. Marc Bienz, a clinician-teacher in the JGH Division of Hematology, has been named the hospital’s Medical Director of Transfusion Medicine, in addition to his appointment as an Assistant Professor at McGill University, effective February 1. Dr. Bienz completed his undergraduate medical training at the Université de Montréal, followed at …

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Dr. Martin Gyger
July 2023Milestones

In memoriam: Dr. Martin Gyger

Condolences on the passing on July 6 of Dr. Martin Gyger, a member of staff in the JGH Division of Hematology.

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In the MPN Clinic at the JGH, Karen Gal (left) consults with her hematologist, Dr. Shireen Sirhan. (Click on photo to enlarge it.)
Feature articlesJanuary 2022

Treatment and reassurance at JGH clinic for patients with rare blood cancers

A pace-setting JGH clinic is providing care and support to patients with rare blood cancers, while raising awareness and promoting research.

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Dr. Sarit Assouline
May 2017Research at the Lady Davis Institute

Promising therapy for relapsed patients with aggressive form of lymphoma

A unique phase 2 clinical trial, led by researchers in the Segal Cancer Centre at the JGH, has resulted in a remission of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma for patients who have relapsed and have a particularly dire prognosis.

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