Dr David Malkin
Dr David Malkin is the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario chair in childhood cancer control and medical director and a professor of Pediatrics and Medical Biophysics at the University of Toronto. He fulfills a number of roles at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, including director of the Cancer Genetics Program, staff oncologist and senior scientist. He has been associated with the Canadian Cancer Society in various roles since 1992, including as a spokesperson. He has an MD from the University of Toronto.
Making progress in the cancer fight
The 5-year cancer survival rate has increased from 25% in the 1940s to 60% today.