Dr. Joy McCarthy, MD, FRCPC
Division Chief, Medical Oncology, Cancer Care Program, Eastern Health
Clinical Associate Professor, Discipline of Oncology, MUN
Clinic Trials Breast, GU and head and neck cancers, Quality initiatives
Clinical trials participation, triple negative breast cancer
Hometown: St. John’s, NL
What brought you to your current institution?
I was asked to be on the BHCRI Board a number of years ago and I enjoyed my term and support the mandate of the BHCRI.
Involvement with BHCRI to date:Dr. Joy McCarthy is an Associate Member
Impact of Sleep Quality on Cancer-Related Cognitive Dysfunction (CRCD) in Breast Cancer: A Prospective Observational Cohort Study – Scholarship Day Poster MUNMED – MacMillan et al June 2019.
Ductal Carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and invasive breast cancer (IBC) in NL as compared to the rest of Atlantic Canada. Tompkins, McCarthy – CAMO Poster May 2019.
Review Article: Advances in Triple Negative Breast Cancer. Lebert, McCarthy et al – Current Oncology Volume 25, Supplement 1, June 2018.