Department of Oncology
School of Medicine Queen's University

Dr. Timothy Hanna, MD., MSc., FRCPC

University Position (s):

  • Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology
  • Clinician Scientist, Department of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen’s Cancer Research Institute

Current Hospital Appointment:

  • Attending Staff Kingston Health Sciences Centre
Other Current Appointments:

  • Head, Canadian Association of Radiation Oncologists (CARO) International Communications Committee
  • Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) Investigator
  • Quality and Safety Committee, Department of Oncology

Areas of Clinical Interest:

  • Malignant melanoma
  • Non-melanoma skin cancer

Areas of Education Interest:

  • Education and training of clinical cancer researchers
  • Methods in clinical cancer research
  • Radiotherapy knowledge translation 

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Cancer health services research
  • Access to cancer therapy, quality of cancer therapy
  • Population-based phase IV trials of cancer therapy
  • Global health and oncology
  • Population-based models for cancer service planning
Some key publications:


  • Fellow, Collaboration for Cancer Outcomes Research and Evaluation(CCORE), Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, Australia 2010-2012
  • MSc Epidemiology, Queen’s University 2009
  • Fellow, Health Services and Policy Research, Canadian Institute for Health Research, Queen’s University 2007-2008
  • Fellow, Union for International Cancer Control, Kenya 2007
  • Resident, Radiation Oncology, Queen’s University 2004-2010
  • MD, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto 2004

Contact Information:
Kingston Health Sciences Centre
Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario at Kingston General Hospital
Burr 2
25 King Street W
Kingston, ON K7L 5P9
Tel. (613) 533-6895 (research) KGH x4506 (clinical)
Fax. (613) 548-1355