Amit M Oza, BSc, MD, MBBS, FRCPC

Dr. Amit Oza is Head of the Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology, and Medical Director of the Cancer Clinical Research Unit at Princess Margaret (PM) Cancer Centre. He is also co-Director of the Drug Development Program at PM Cancer Centre, Scientist at the Ontario Cancer Institute, and Professor of Medicine at University of Toronto. Dr. Oza has been PI and co-investigator in >100 phase I, II and III trials for gynecological cancer and advanced colorectal malignancies. He is the past co-chair of the National Cancer Institute Gynecologic Cancer Steering Committee, and Executive Member of the international Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup. Under his direction, the gynecology group is one of the largest ovarian cancer (OC) clinical trials groups consistently accruing >30% of all patients seen onto clinical trials (>120/yr) at PM Cancer Centre. Under his direction the group has participated or led seminal studies in gynecologic cancers that have led to the approval or use of targeted agents such as PARP inhibitors (olaparib, niraparib) and anti-angiogenic agents (bevacizumab) internationally. Since 2011, he has obtained >$36.9M in peer-reviewed funding and has published >180 articles (all types) in journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine (IF=53); Lancet Oncology (IF=16), and the Journal of Clinical Oncology (IF=16.4).

CA Cancer J Clin. 2019 May 17;:
Lheureux S, Braunstein M, Oza AM
Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2019 Jan;39:e152-e166
Madariaga A, Rustin GJS, Buckanovich RJ, Trent JC, Oza AM
Lancet Oncol. 2019 May;20(5):636-648
Moore KN, Secord AA, Geller MA, Miller DS, Cloven N, Fleming GF, Wahner Hendrickson AE, Azodi M, DiSilvestro P, Oza AM, Cristea M, Berek JS, Chan JK, Rimel BJ, Matei DE, Li Y, Sun K, Luptakova K, Matulonis UA, Monk BJ
Lancet. 2019 Mar 23;393(10177):1240-1253
Lheureux S, Gourley C, Vergote I, Oza AM
Cancers (Basel). 2019 Mar 23;11(3):
Madariaga A, Lheureux S, Oza AM
Genet Med. 2019 Mar 21;:
DiStefano MT, Hemphill SE, Oza AM, Siegert RK, Grant AR, Hughes MY, Cushman BJ, Azaiez H, Booth KT, Chapin A, Duzkale H, Matsunaga T, Shen J, Zhang W, Kenna M, Schimmenti LA, Tekin M, Rehm HL, Tayoun ANA, Amr SS, ClinGen Hearing Loss Clinical Domain...
Cells. 2019 Feb 26;8(3):
Bagnoli M, Shi TY, Gourley C, Speiser P, Reuss A, Nijman HW, Creutzberg CL, Scholl S, Negrouk A, Brady MF, Hasegawa K, Oda K, McNeish IA, Kohn EC, Oza AM, MacKay H, Millan D, Bennett K, Scott C, Mezzanzanica D
Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Feb 18;:
Rodriguez-Freixinos V, Lheureux S, Mandilaras V, Clarke B, Dhani NC, Mackay H, Butler MO, Wang L, Siu LL, Kamel-Reid S, Stockley T, Bedard PL, Oza AM
Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2019 Jan 18;:
Mandilaras V, Garg S, Cabanero M, Tan Q, Pastrello C, Burnier J, Karakasis K, Wang L, Dhani NC, Butler MO, Bedard PL, Siu LL, Clarke B, Shaw PA, Stockley T, Jurisica I, Oza AM, Lheureux S

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Co-director, Robert and Maggie Bras and Family Drug Development Program​
Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Head, Department of Medical Oncology & Hematology