Dr. Erich Hanel is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatrics and joined the Division of Emergency Medicine in 2012.
Dr. Hanel began his career in Dublin attending medical school at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He traveled stateside to complete a family medicine residency program with the Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois and in 2010, he arrived at McMaster to pursue his training in emergency medicine. Before coming to McMaster, he was a practising physician with Department of Emergency Medicine at Southampton Memorial Hospital in Ontario.
As an investigator, Dr. Hanel’s past research interests have focused primarily on bladder cancer, which was his area of study when he earned his MSc in Experimental Surgery from the University of Alberta. His research in this field has been published in the Journal of Urology
, Virus Research
, and Anticancer Drugs