Education and Professional Standing
FRCPC, Anatomical Pathology, 1991
MBBCh, Ain Shams University (Egypt)
MSc, Pathology, Queen's University, 1987
Dr. Boutross-Tadross is involved in research related to clinical pathology, with a main focus in breast and gynaecological pathology.
Breast Pathology Research
- Quality Assurance
- Ongoing project investigating a rare type of relatively recently described breast carcinoma for prevalence in the Hamilton region and its characterization.
- Individuals with endometriosis associated ovarian tumours
- Special interest in markers of tumorogenesis in endometriosis associated ovarian tumours
- Smooth muscle tumors; The investigation of prognostic implications and possible etiological factors
- Involved with other members of the GYN pathology team in projects regarding vulvar carcinoma and serous endometrial carcinoma
- Polycystic ovary syndrome research
As a Clinical Pathologist with training in cytology and a sub-specialization in gynaecology and breast pathology, Dr. Boutross-Tadross provides service through the Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program, and focuses on all fields of surgical pathology. Currently, she also provides consultation for Cancer Care Ontario for breast and gynaelogical pathology
Dr. Boutross-Tadross is actively involved in the Undergraduate (M.D.) and Postgraduate Medicine Educational Programs. In particular, she is the Coordinator for Pathology in the Undergraduate Medical Program Medical Foundations 2, and runs the Medical Foundations 2 Heads on Microscopy Practical Sessions.
Dr. Warren Foster, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine; Several summer students; Other members of Gynaecology and Breast disease oncology team members