Max Rady College of Medicine
Room 4005 - 675 McDermot Avenue
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0V9
Dr. Dawe's research is focused on improving outcomes, quality, and reducing disparities in care for frail and older patients with cancer. He uses clinical and administrative databases to examine treatment patterns and outcomes, with a particular focus on lung cancer and frailty. He leads a team investigating biomarkers of frailty in patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). His research is helping to identify opportunities for system improvement, and his work has the potential to improve the lives of countless patients. He is a member of the Canadian Network on Aging and Cancer (CNAC) and Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC).
Dr. David Dawe is an assistant professor of internal medicine at the Max Rady College of Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He completed residencies in both internal medicine and medical oncology at the University of Manitoba, as well as a geriatric thoracic oncology fellowship at McMaster University. He holds a Master of Science in community health sciences and has received research funding from CancerCare Manitoba Foundation and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. He has held the Manitoba Medical Service Foundation John Henson Clinical Research Professorship in Population Health and has received several awards for his research and education efforts.
Master of Science (Community Health Sciences) University of Manitoba (2018)
Fellowship in Lung Cancer, McMaster University (2017)
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) in Medical Oncology, University of Manitoba (2016)
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) in Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba (2013)
Doctor of Medicine, Queen’s University School of Medicine (2010)
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (Honours) McMaster University (2006)
John Henson Clinical Research Professorship in Population Health Award, Manitoba Medical Service Foundation (2018)
Department of Medical Oncology and Hematology Research Award, CancerCare Manitoba (2018)
Department of Medical Oncology and Hematology Education Award, CancerCare Manitoba (2017)
Richard Hoeschen Memorial Award, Manitoba Medical Service Foundation / SBRC (2015)