Research summary

Dr. Danielle Desautels specializes in breast cancer research, focusing on correlative and translational research, population-based cancer studies, and meta-analysis. Her work also emphasizes identifying predictive and prognostic factors in breast cancer.

Research interests

  • Breast cancer
  • Correlative and translational research
  • Population-based cancer research and meta-analysis
  • Predictive and prognostic factors

Research affiliations

  • CancerCare Manitoba Research Institute


Brief bio

Dr. Danielle Desautels is an assistant professor of internal medicine at the Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba. Her research centers on breast cancer, with a strong focus on correlative and translational studies as well as population-based cancer research.


  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Manitoba (2010)
  • Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba
  • Subspecialty Training in Medical Oncology, University of Manitoba
  • Clinical Fellowship in Breast Cancer, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto

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Internal Medicine
Room GC430, Health Sciences Centre
820 Sherbrook Street
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3A 1R9 Canada