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Consortium of Cancer in Pregnancy Evidence (CCoPE)

Gideon Koren, MD, ABMT, FRCPC

Director of the Motherisk Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada


Dr. Koren is the founder and director of the Motherisk Program and a professor of pediatrics, pharmacology, pharmacy and medicine. He is a staff pediatrician at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and the author/co-author of hundreds of scientific articles, book chapters and abstracts. He is a member of numerous professional societies. In 1999 he received the Irving Sunshine Award (awarded by the International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Clinical Toxicology), and in 1997 he received the prestigious Rawls-Palmer Award. Both awards were for outstanding contributions to clinical toxicology. Most recently, in March 2000 Dr. Koren received the Medical Research Council of Canada's Senior Scientist award for his work in Population Health Sciences.
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