Education and Professional Standing
- FRCPath (United Kingdom), 2008
- FRCPC Anatomical Pathology, 2002
- MRCPath (United Kingdom), 2000
- MMed (South Africa), 1999
- FCPath (South Africa), 1998
- MBBS, Punjab University (India), 1989
As an anatomical pathologist, Dr. Sur provides service cover in anatomical pathology for Henderson and Hamilton General Hospitals and the Juravinski Cancer Center. The service coverage is for surgical cases, cytology and frozen section coverage. As part of the hematopathology disease site group, Dr. Sur provides cover for hematolpathology cases for HRLMP and provides consultation coverage for Hamilton-Wentworth area hospitals.
Dr. Sur is also part of the gynaecology-oncology disease site group and provides service and consultation coverage in Gyn-oncology cases for HRLMP and Hamilton-Wentworth area. She also participates in the multi-disciplinary rounds in both hematopathology and Gyn pathology conducted through the Juravinski Cancer Center.
Dr. Sur’s research interests are directly integrated with her clinical service component. Her research interests are in hematopathology and gynaecologic-oncologic pathology. Her interests in research in these areas range from clinical pathologic correlations and their impact on patient management to identifying prognostic markers in various tumours through ancillary tests such as immunohistochemistry and molecular techniques.
Dr. Sur is the program director for Anatomical Pathology at McMaster University. She is chair of the residency program committee of anatomical pathology and chair of the anatomical pathology education committee. She is member of the CARMs selection committee for the anatomical and general pathology programs and member of the fellowship program selection committee. Dr. Sur is also member and examiner for CEHPEA (Center for the Evaluation of Health Professionals Educated Abroad). She is actively involved in the undergraduate MD program in unit MF1 and MF4. As program director of anatomical pathology, she is in charge of maintaining and constantly improving the academic mandate of the anatomical pathology residency program in order to meet and excel the requirements of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Her main areas of interest in teaching covers surgical pathology, hematopathology and gynaecologic pathology. She supervises and trains residents from within the anatomical and general pathology programs, and also supervises residents from other specialties as well as medical students rotating through pathology. She also acts as supervisor to undergraduate students, particularly in the Life Science and Health Science programs, working on senior projects. Dr. Sur is currently accepting post-doctorate fellows, post graduate trainees and medical students for electives.
- Hematology Disease-Site Group
- Gynaecologic-Oncology Disease-Site GrouP