In his capacity as Chair of the Department of Oncology, Dr. Gerald Batist supervised the development of a number of highly innovative multidisciplinary programs that are among the first of their kind in Canada. As Director of the McGill Centre for Translational Research in Cancer, he is also greatly responsible for the rapid translation of research laboratory discoveries into clinical benefits for patients.
- The biology of cancer
- Etiology (causes)
- Screening, diagnosis or prognosis
- The development of scientific models
2014 – Award for Excellence in Basic Research
Projects Funded by the Foundation
1997 – Creation of the McGill Centre for Translational Research in Cancer