The University of Montreal Alumni, Carolyn Nessim, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS is to be Published in The Leading Physicians of the World

Ontario, Canada – The International Association of HealthCare Professionals is pleased to welcome Carolyn Nessim, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS to their prestigious organization with her upcoming publication in The Leading Physicians of the World. She is a highly-trained and qualified surgical oncologist a vast expertise inall facets of her work, particularly melanoma, soft tissue sarcoma/GIST and gastric cancer. Dr. Nessim has been practicing for more than 2 years and is currently serving patients at The Ottawa Hospital in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She is also an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Ottawa and a Clinician Investigator in the Cancer Therapeutics Program at The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, where she focuses on identifying predictive markers in cancer care as well as quality and access to cancer care for patients.

Dr. Nessim received her medical degree at The University of Montreal in 2004, followed by her Masters in biomedical sciences at the same educational venue in 2014. She served her General Surgery residency at the University of Montreal, and underwent a fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the University of Toronto and a second fellowship in Surgical Oncology at Peter MacCallum Cancer Center in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She is board certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.  She is also board certified in General Surgical Oncology and General Surgery with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, of which she is also a fellow.

Dr. Nessim remains an active member of the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology, the International Society of Surgery, the Canadian Association of General Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and the Canadian Medical Association. Dr. Nessim feels that she owes her success to having had some immense teachers with fantastic training and amazing mentors. She has a passion for her surgical field and for her patients and is kind, very empathetic, and personable. Dr. Nessim has several passions outside medical practice, including theatre, music, painting, reading, eco-traveling, canoeing, rafting, hiking, and camping.

Learn more about Dr. Nessim here: and read her upcoming publication in the Leading Physicians of the World.

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