Janice Kwon

Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Email Address 
Phone 
604.875.4268
Mailing Address 
Vancouver General Hospital

Biography

Academic Appointment 
Associate Professor
Body Locations and Systems 
Uterine Cancer
Other Areas of Research 
Gynecologic cancers
Hereditary cancer syndromes

Dr. Janice Kwon is a gynaecologic oncologist with OVCARE as well as Vancouver General Hospital and the BC Cancer Agency. She is the Program Director for the Gynaecologic Oncology subspecialty training program at the University of British Columbia, and she serves on the Executive of the National Cancer Institute of Canada. Her major areas of research interest are in evaluating endometrial and ovarian cancers at a population level and within hereditary cancer syndromes. Her expertise is in conducting cost-effectiveness analyses to compare different treatment strategies. She has a Masters degree in Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health, and has had an academic appointment at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and she continues to have research collaborations with investigators across North America and Europe.