Dr. Nazik Hammad
M.D., M.Sc., MEHP, FACPDr. Nazik Hammad M.D., M.Sc., MEHP, FACP, is a medical oncologist and Associate Professor at the Department of Oncology, Queen’s University, Canada, where she is the program director for the medical oncology training program. She is a member of the Canadian Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Medical Oncology subspecialty Committee. She is a member of the Cancer Care Ontario GI disease site group and as well as a member of the Queen’s University Colorectal Cancer Translational Research Group.
Dr. Hammad is a graduate of the University of Khartoum, Sudan. She completed her residency and hematology oncology fellowship at Wayne State University, Michigan. She is has a keen interest in medical education, in particular health professions education in LMICs and has a Master degree in Medical Education in the Health Professions (MEHP) from Johns Hopkins University. She teaches regularly at the Clinical Oncology Training Program in Khartoum. She is the North America Vice president for the African Organization for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC) and a member of the AORTIC Education and Training Committee and has served as interim chair in 2017.
Her areas of expertise include training program development and evaluation, accreditation, curriculum development, learner assessment, mentoring and innovations in education. Her research in medical education focuses on assessment and feedback, accreditation in addition to cross culture and comparative research in medical education