Ravi Bhargava, MD
Corporate Manager of Research, William Osler Health System
Faculty, GIPPEC - University of Toronto, UHN
Dr. Ravi Bhargava MD is a Physician Scientist and a healthcare management executive. He completed the Advanced Health System Leadership program from the Rotman School of management, University of Toronto. Dr. Bhargava is the Corporate Manger of Research at the William Osler Health System where he is successfully creating research teams, authoring clinical trial protocols; facilitating Investigator initiated studies and liaisioning with Pharmaceutical industry. Recently, he received the prestigious William Osler Award of Excellence in Management. For the past 15 years, Dr. Bhargava has been fostering collaborations, cultures of innovation and breakthrough clinical research to improve healthcare management, access and delivery. He has presented his work at conferences worldwide, authored ESMO clinical practice guidelines on fatigue and exercise in patients with cancer. In addition, he has authored many book chapters and numerous peer reviewed articles on topics relating to Oncology, survivorship and Palliative Medicine. Dr Bhargava is a co-investigator, having grants awarded in innovative clinical trials which address medical, psycho-social, cultural, ethical, palliative and supportive care of individuals with advanced and terminal diseases. He was also an integral member of the core-team that developed the Cancer Nutrition and Rehabilitation Program at the McGill University Health Center in Montreal and the Palliative Rehabilitation Program at the Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital affiliated to the University of Ottawa. Furthermore, Dr Bhargava is also involved in research training, teaching, mentoring of students and supervising of Master’s thesis and projects relating to survivorship, psychosocial and end of life care. Dr. Bhargava has authored more than 25 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and more then 50 abstracts and presentations in national/international conferences. He currently has multiple clinical trials underway in Oncology and Immuno-Oncology.
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Phone: 905-494-2120 ext.50911
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