James D Brierley, MRCP(UK), FRCR

After training in Internal Medicine and Clinical Oncology in England and obtaining MRCP and FRCR, I came for 1 year to Princess Margaret Hospital as a Clinical Fellow in 1991 and continued training in Radiation Oncology obtaining FRCPSC in 1993. I have developed interests and carried out clinical research and publications on the role of radiation in Gastrointestinal as well as Endocrine malignancy and on the staging of patients with cancer.
To evaluate the clinical feature and prognostic factors of thyroid malignancy and ascertain the role of radioactive iodine and external beam radiotherapy in the management of thyroid malignancy.

To determine the various roles of radiation in the definitive and adjuvant treatment of gastrointestinal malignancy.

Evaluation of staging systems and prognostic factors in cancer and audit of staging procedures.
Intensive Care Med. 2019 Aug 23;:
Soeteman M, Potratz J, Nielsen JSA, Willems J, Valla FV, Brierley J, Wösten-van Asperen RM, POKER (PICU Oncology Kids in Europe Research group) research consortium of ESPNIC (European Society of Paediatric Neonatal Intensive Care)
Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2019 Aug 03;142:153-163
Wösten-van Asperen RM, van Gestel JPJ, van Grotel M, Tschiedel E, Dohna-Schwake C, Valla FV, Willems J, Angaard Nielsen JS, Krause MF, Potratz J, van den Heuvel-Eibrink MM, Brierley J, POKER (PICU Oncology Kids in Europe Research group) research...
Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2019 Aug 06;:
Brierley J, O'Sullivan B, Asamura H, Byrd D, Huang SH, Lee A, Piñeros M, Mason M, Moraes FY, Rösler W, Rous B, Torode J, van Krieken JH, Gospodarowicz M
Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Aug;26(8):2533-2539
Bongers PJ, Kluijfhout WP, Verzijl R, Lustgarten M, Vermeer M, Goldstein DP, Devon K, Rotstein LE, Asa SL, Brierley JD, Tsang RW, Ezzat S, Vriens MR, Mete O, Pasternak JD
Arch Dis Child. 2019 May 17;:
Aktas M, Randhawa G, Brierley J
Arch Dis Child. 2019 May 11;:
Darlington AS, Long-Sutehall T, Randall D, Wakefield C, Robinson V, Brierley J
JAMA Oncol. 2019 Apr 11;:
Kennedy ED, Simunovic M, Jhaveri K, Kirsch R, Brierley J, Drolet S, Brown C, Vos PM, Xiong W, MacLean T, Kanthan S, Stotland P, Raphael S, Chow G, O'Brien CA, Cho C, Streutker C, Wong R, Schmocker S, Liberman S, Reinhold C, Kopek N, Marcus V, Bouchard...



Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto
  • Professional Affiliations
    • Royal College of Physicians, UK

    • Royal College of Radiologists, UK

    • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

    • Canadian Association of Radiation Oncologist

    • American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology

    • American Thyroid Association

    • Chair Surveillance Advisory Group, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

    • Member American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC)

    • Canadian Representative Member Union for International Cancer Control Cancer (UICC) TNM Prognostic Factors Committee