Position:
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division:
Hematology
Education:
B.Sc.(Hon) McGill University Biochemistry
MD (Cum laude) University of Ottawa
Recent Publications:
  • Leitch HA, Chase JM, Goodman TA, Ezzat H, Rollins MD, Wong DH, Badawi M, Leger CS, Ramadan KM, Barnett MJ, Foltz LM, Vickars LM. Improved survival in red blood cell transfusion dependent patients with primary myelofibrosis (PMF) receiving iron chelation therapy. Hematol Oncol. 2010 Mar;28(1):40-8.
  • Leger CS, Leitch HA, Galbraith PF, Li CH & Vickars LM.  Acute leukemia in patients sixty years of age and older – a twenty year single institution review.  American Journal of Clinical Oncology 32: 137-141, 2009.
  • Leitch HA, Leger CS, Wong KK, Goodman TA, Wong DH, Ramadan K, Rollins M, Barnett MJ, Galbraith PF, Vickars LM. Improved survival in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome receiving iron chelation therapy. Clinical Leukemia 2:205-211, 2008.
  • Ezzat H, Filipenko D,  Vickars L, Galbraith P, Li C,  Murphy K, Montaner J, Harris M,   Hogg R, Vercauteren S, Leger CS, Zypchen L, Leitch HA. Improved survival in HIV-associated B-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma with the addition of rituximab to chemotherapy in patients receiving highly active anti-retroviral therapy. HIV Clinical Trials 8:132-144, 2007.
  • Fung SS, Hillier KL, Leger CS, Vickars LM, Galbraith PF, Li CH, Leitch HA. Clinical progression and outcome of patients with monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis. Leukemia & Lymphoma 48:1087-1091, 2007.
  • Leger C, Sabloff M, McDiarmid S, Bence-Bruckler I, Atkins H, Bredeson C, Zhang H, Huebsch L. Outpatient autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for patients with relapsed follicular lymphoma. Annals of Hematology 85: 723-729, 2006.