Dr. Dianne Chadwick

Dr. Dianne Chadwick

PhD - Manager, University Health Network BioBank, Toronto, Canada

Dr. Chadwick is Manager of the Biobank at University Health Network (UHN). Previously, she received her PhD in Medical Biophysics from the University of Toronto, and completed a fellowship in Clinical Laboratory Genetics.

Dr. Chadwick has led the UHN Biobank for more than 5 years. She has played an active role in the growth and transformation of the UHN Biobank into an institutional resource for high-impact research in oncology, cardiovascular disease, multi-organ transplant and infectious disease. Her research interest is focused on quality assurance in BioBanking. She has co-authored several high impact publications with UHN and other investigators, as well as a review on high-quality biobanking. She has presented at several conferences including US Canada Association of Pathology (USCAP), Leaders in BioBanking Congress and International Society of Biological and Environment Repositories (ISBER). She currently serves on the 2017 ISBER Program Committee as co-chair of the session on Liquid Specimens. Dr. Chadwick looks forward to sharing her biobanking experience at the Qatar conference.