Dr. Jennifer Jones is new chair of Cancer Survivorship Research at The Princess Margaret

25/01/2018


Dr. Jennifer Jones has been appointed the new Butterfield/Drew Chair in Cancer Survivorship Research at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre for a five-year term.

Dr. Jones is a Senior Scientist and the Director of Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Program and Associate Director of the Centre for Health Wellness and Cancer Survivorship (ELLICSR) at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. She is also an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto.

She has produced scholarly and professional work based on the topic of translational research to inform clinical survivorship care. Her work focuses on examining new approaches to predict, prevent, and manage long-term adverse effects of cancer and its treatment. 

In addition to her work in cancer effects and treatment, Dr. Jones has experience evaluating innovative models of follow-up care and support for the increasing number of cancer survivors.

Dr. Jones has also worked in implementation research, which focuses on translating evidence to clinical practices by developing integrated knowledge of translation models and education.