Education and Professional Standing
- PhD, University of Toronto, 2006
- Hematology, University of Ottawa, 1998
- Internal Medicine, University of Ottawa, 1997
- MD, Dalhousie University, 1990
Dr. Trus' research interests include investigating the role of aberrant gene expression in the pathogenesis of acute myelogenous leukemia and therapeutic measures that restore normal gene expression in this disease.
Dr. Trus is involved in treatment of patients with malignant blood disorders with special interests in the management of acute myelogenous leukemia. Dr. Trus provides service through the Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program where he is involved in the interpretation of peripheral blood, bone marrow and flow cytometry samples.
Dr. Trus is involved in the education of residents through the Department of Pathology and Division of Hematology. He is coordinator of the cell diagnostics rotations within the adult Hematology Residency Program. He is also actively involved in the Undergraduate (M.D.) and Postgraduate Medicine Educational Programs.
Research Laboratory Assistant