Dr. Mohan Pai is Professor Emeritus in the Division of Hematology/Oncology. His career spans more than four decades, a period in which he helped build a world-class pediatric hematology/oncology program at McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH) while leading research and advocacy initiatives. His work has had an impact on patient care practices locally, nationally and internationally.
Within the Department of Pediatrics he is recognized as a member of faculty who continually strives to build a culture of teamwork, especially in the clinical care offered by the hospital for children with cancer. He has been acknowledged as one of the premier hemophilia physicians and investigators in Canada, and he has had a leading role in the Hemophilia Centre. He also served, tirelessly, within the oncology program at MCH, especially within the area of palliative care.
In 2009, Dr. Pai was a co-recipient of the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation Cornerstone Award to recognize a career of caring and leadership. As a professor emeritus he continues to provide instruction, guidance and care.