• Portrait of Sandor Demeter
  • Associate professor

    Community Health Sciences
    Max Rady College of Medicine
    Room S113 - 750 Bannatyne Avenue
    University of Manitoba
    Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W3

    Phone: 204-789-3655  
    Fax: 204-789 -3905
    sandor.demeter@umanitoba.mb.ca

Research

Research summary

Dr. Demeter’s main research interests include the public health aspects of ionizing radiation, health technology assessment and health policy.

Research affiliations

Former Commission Member

  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Former Committee Member

  • International Commission on Radiological Protection (Protection in Medicine Committee)

Member

  • Canadian Drug Agency (formerly The Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health) -  Health Technology Expert Review Panel

Research themes

  • public health aspects of ionizing radiation
  • health technology assessment
  • health economics
  • health policy

Biography

Dr. Sandor Demeter is an associate professor in community health sciences at the University of Manitoba.

Dr. Sandor’s career includes a decade in public health and two decades in clinical nuclear medicine.

He has held several senior medical and academic administrative positions and is currently a staff nuclear medicine physician with Shared Health.

He is a former commission member of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC), a former committee member with the ICRP‒International Commission on Radiological Protection (Protection in Medicine Committee) and a member of CADTH’s Health Technology Expert Review Panel.

Cross-appointments

  • Department of Radiology, Max Rady College of Medicine

Education

  • Dalla Lana Fellowship in Global Journalism, University of Toronto (2023)
  • Master of Health Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology (2016)
  • Master of Science, University of Alberta (2004)
  • Master of Health Science, University of Toronto (1993)
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan (1989)
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Saskatchewan (1986)

Clinical postgraduate training

  • Family Medicine, University of Calgary - Foothills Hospital (1989 – 1990)
  • Anatomic Pathology, University of Calgary - Foothills Hospital (1990 – 1991)
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians of Canada in Community Medicine/Public Health, University of Toronto (July 1994)
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians of Canada in Nuclear Medicine, University of Alberta (July 2002)
  • American Board of Nuclear Medicine (ABNM) (2002)
  • Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine (2000)
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Forensic Examiners (1996)
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Forensic Medicine (1996)
  • American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) (1995)

 

Contact us

Community Health Sciences
Max Rady College of Medicine
Room S113 - 750 Bannatyne Avenue
University of Manitoba (Bannatyne campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W3 Canada

204-789-3655