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Research summary

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


Dr. Sandor Demeter is an associate professor in community health sciences at the University of Manitoba and has an adjunct appointment with the department of physics at the University of Winnipeg.

Dr. Sandor’s career includes a decade working in public health and more than a decade in clinical nuclear medicine.

He has held a number of senior medical and academic administrative positions, and is currently a staff physician with the Section of Nuclear Medicine at Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg.

He is a commission member with the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC), a 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.


  • Master of Health Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology (2016)
  • Master of Science (The Descriptive Epidemiology of Primary Lung Cancer in an Alberta Cohort with Multivariate Analysis of Survival to Two Years), University of Ab (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)
  • FRCPC (Community Medicine/Public Health) University of Toronto, (July 1994)
  • FRCPC (Nuclear Medicine) University of Alberta, (July 2002)


  • American Board of Nuclear Medicine (ABNM), (2002)
  • Fellow American College of Preventive Medicine (2000)
  • Diplomat American Board of Forensic Examiners (1996)
  • Diplomat 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