Position:
Clinical Associate Professor
Division:
Hematology
Research Interests:
  • Allogeneic Transplantation for Lymphoid Malignancies
  • Cytomegalovirus in allogeneic HSCT
  • Decision and cost analysis
  • Epidemiologic Issues
  • Follicular and indolent lymphoma and transformed NHL
  • Hematologic malignancies
  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Long-Term Outcomes of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Education:
M.H.Sc. U.B.C., Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology Epidemiology
MD Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario Medicine
Recent Publications:
  • Greenwood MJ, Seftel MD, Richardson C, Barbaric D, Barnett MJ, Bruyere H, Forrest DL, Horsman DE, Smith C, Song K, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Nevill TJ, Nantel SH, Hogge DE. Leukocyte count as a predictor of death during remission induction in acute myeloid leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma 47: 1245-1252, 2006.
  • Johny A, Song KW, Nantel SH, Lavoie JC, Toze CL, Hogge DE, Forrest DL, Sutherland HJ, Le A, Nitta JY, Barnett MJ, Smith CA, Shepherd JD, Nevill TJ. Early stem cell transplantation for refractory acute leukemia after salvage therapy with high-dose etoposide and cyclophosphamide. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 12: 480-489, 2006.
  • Lin Y, Bruyere H, Horsman DE, Pantzar T, Barnett MJ, Hogge DE, Nevill TJ, Nantel SH, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Shepherd JD, Lavoie JC, Song KW, Smith CA, Forrest DL. Philadelphia-negative clonal hematopoiesis following imatinib therapy in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia: a report of nine cases and analysis of predictive factors. Cancer Genet Cytogenet 170: 16-23, 2006.
  • Savoie ML, Nevill TJ, Song KW, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Nantel SH, Shepherd JD, Smith CA, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Lavoie JC. Shifting to outpatient management of acute myeloid leukemia: a prospective experience. Ann Oncol 17: 763-768, 2006.
  • Song KW, Barnett MJ, Gascoyne RD, Chanabhai M, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Lavoie JC, Nantel SH, Nevill TJ, Shepherd JD, Smith CA, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Voss NJ, Connors JM. Primary therapy for adults with T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma with hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation results in favourable outcomes. Annals of Oncology, Dec 8, 2006, epub.
  • Song KW, Barnett MJ, Gascoyne RD, Horsman DE, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Lavoie JC, Nantel SH, Nevill TJ, Shepherd JD, Smith CA, Sutherland HJ, Voss NJ, Toze CL, Connors JM. Haematopoietic stem cell transplantation as primary therapy of sporadic adult Burkitt lymphoma. Br J Haematol 133: 634-637, 2006.
  • Halim TY, Song KW, Barnett MJ, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Nantel SH, Nevill TJ, Shepherd JD, Smith CA, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Lavoie JC Positive impact of selective outpatient management of high-risk acute myelogenous leukemia on the incidence of septicemia. Ann Oncol 18(7): 1246-52, 2007.
  • Kuruvilla J, Shepherd JD, Sutherland HJ, Nevill TJ, Nitta J, Le A, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Lavoie JC, Nantel SH, Toze CL, Smith CA, Barnett MJ, Song KW. Long-term outcome of myeloablative allogeneic stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 13(8): 925-31, 2007.
  • Song KW, Barnett MJ, Gascoyne RD, Chhanabhai M, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Lavoie JC, Nantel SH, Nevill TJ, Shepherd JD, Smith CA, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Voss NJ, Connors JM. Primary therapy for adults with T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma with hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation results in favorable outcomes. Ann Oncol 18(3): 535-40, 2007.
  • David Hui, Wendy Lam, Cynthia Toze, Michael Delorme, Michael Noble, Paul Klimo, Judy Sutherland, Karamjit Gill, Joseph Connors & Laurie Sehn. Alemtuzumab in clinical practice: A British Columbia experience. Leukemia & Lymphoma Feb 2008;49(2): 218-226.
  • Abou-Mourad YR, Lau BC, Barnett MJ, Forrest DL, Hogge DE, Nantel SH, Nevill TJ, Shepherd JD, Smith CA, Song KW, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Lavoie JC. Long-term outcome after allo-SCT: close follow-up on a large cohort treated with myeloablative regimens. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2010 Feb;45(2):295-302.
  • Wright MP, Shepherd JD, Barnett MJ, Nantel SH, Sutherland HJ, Toze CL, Hogge DE, Nevill TJ, Song KW, Abou Mourad YR, Narayanan S, Power MM, Smith CA, Forrest DL. Response to tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy in patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia relapsing in chronic and advanced phase following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2010 May;16(5):639-46.