Dr. Thierry Alcindor

Dr. Thierry Alcindor was born and raised in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. After obtaining his medical degree at Université d’État d’Haïti, he trained in Internal Medicine and Hematology/Oncology at Yale-New Haven Medical Center and Tufts-New England Medical Center, respectively, in the USA. He also holds a Master’s degree in Experimental Therapeutics from the University of Oxford (UK.)

Currently Associate Professor of Oncology and Medicine at McGill University, and Associate Director for Clinical Trials in Oncology at the Center for Innovative Medicine, McGill University Health Centre in Montreal (Canada), he focuses his clinical and research efforts on the care of patients with digestive cancers and sarcomas.

Dr. Alcindor’s clinical research portfolio includes investigator-initiated studies, as well as trials with pharmaceutical companies and oncology cooperative groups. He is co-chair of the Sarcoma Disease Site Committee of the Canadian Cancer Trials Group (CCTG) and a key member of its Gastrointestinal Disease Site Committee as well. In both capacities, he has led several studies as a national principal investigator in Canada. He has authored or co-authored more than 80 peer-reviewed papers, abstracts and book chapters in his areas of expertise.