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Toni Zhong

Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cancer Research Program


Sandy Kaplansky, Assistant, 416-340-3858


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  • MHS, Clinical Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health
  • FRCSC, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • MD, University of Western Ontario
  • BSc, Biochemistry, McGill University

Research Focus

  • Cancer
  • Health services research
  • Access to health care
  • Equity in health care
  • Surgery

Other Affiliations

  • Plastic Surgeon and Researcher, University Health Network
  • Belinda Stronach Chair in Breast Cancer Reconstructive Surgery, University Health Network
  • Associate Professor, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Toronto
  • Associate Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Surgical Staff Physician, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Foundation Scheme Live Pilot 1 Grant

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Toni Zhong for development of a national quality improvement program in postmastectomy breast reconstruction to optimize patient-centred experience.

  • CIHR New Investigator Award

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Toni Zhong for improving access to optimized postmastectomy breast reconstruction through health services research and clinical trials for breast cancer survivors.

  • 2014 Best of Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO)

    2014: The article, “Barriers to PMBR in Canada” (Vol. 32, 2014) by Dr. Toni Zhong, was one of six original reports selected for the “2014 Best of JCO” that was circulated to over 30,000 American Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO) members.

Recent ICES Publications