Canadian Cancer Trials Group Bulletins

Group Administrators Office


Welcome Dr. Francisco (Paco) Vera-Badillo

Dr. Francisco (Paco) Vera-Badillo Please join us in giving a warm welcome to the Canadian Cancer Trials Group's newest senior investigator, who has officially joined us as of September 15, 2015. His portfolio will include the Thoracic and Genitourinary Disease Sites.

Dr. Vera-Badillo was Associate Professor, Centro Universitario Contra el Cancer Hospital Universitario "Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez", Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, and Consultant in Medical Oncology, ONCARE Treatment Center. He did his Medical School, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology fellowships in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He subsequently did a Clinical Research Fellowship at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, University of Toronto under the supervision of Dr. Ian F. Tannock. Dr. Vera-Badillo completed a Master of Science (MSc) at the Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. His thesis was entitled "Bias in Reporting of Randomized Clinical Trials in Oncology."

We are thrilled to have Dr. Vera-Badillo join us and look forward to working with him!!