Education and Professional Standing
PhD, Veterinary Clinical Pathology, University of Guelph, 1988
DVM, Ontario Veterinary College, 1983
MSc, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 1980
Research and Clinical Focus
Dr. Carter is the Director of Laboratory Genetic Services for the Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program, which has a catchment of 2.3 million people in the central south region of Ontario. He is also Head of the laboratory cancer genetics service, which provides diagnostic cancer genetic testing (cytogenetic and molecular test services, including hereditary cancer syndromes). His research is primarily based upon collaborative studies involving clinical correlations of diagnostic or prognostic genetic markers.
Dr. Carter’s major teaching activity is training post-doctoral fellows registered in our joint training program in laboratory diagnostic genetics (accredited by the Canadian College of Medical Geneticists). He is also involved in the Undergraduate Medical Program.
Dr. Murray Potter, Dr. John Waye