Douglas Stewart

Douglas Stewart



Clinical Professor

Cumming School of Medicine, Department of Oncology

Clinical Professor

Cumming School of Medicine, Department of Medicine


Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute

Contact information

Phone number

Office: 403.521.3912

Preferred method of communication

Admin Assistant

Charmaine McLean


Office: 403.521.3912


Educational Background

Bachelor of Medical Science Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, 1985

Doctor of Medicine Medicine, University of Alberta, 1987


Dr. Doug Stewart obtained his medical degree from the University of Alberta in 1987, completed Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology Residencies at the University of Ottawa, and then a Fellowship in Bone Marrow Transplantation and Lymphoma Management with Dr. James Armitage and the staff at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Since July 1994, Dr. Stewart has been practicing Medical Oncology at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary where he is a member of the Hematology and Breast Tumor Groups, the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, and from 1999 to 2016 led the Provincial Hematology Tumor Team in Alberta. He is a Professor in the Departments of Oncology and Medicine at the University of Calgary, and completed two terms as the Hematology Division Chief in 2013. 


Areas of Research

Area of Focus
  • Lymphoma
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Breast Cancer
Summary of Research

Dr. Stewart's research interests involving lymphoma and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation have resulted in over 135 peer-reviewed manuscript publications. In October 2017, he took on the new role of Senior Medical Lead, Cancer SCN.


  • award, University of Calgary. 2016
  • award, 2014
  • award, 2013
  • scholarship, 2013
  • award, 2012
  • award, 2011
  • award, 2009
  • award, 2008
  • Department of Medicine Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Award - Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program, Division of Hematology: Hematologic Malignancies, 2008
  • Department of Oncology Overall Academic Excellence Award for 2007-2008, 2008
  • scholarship, 2008
  • award, 2004
  • award, 2001
  • award, 2000
  • Distinction, 1997
  • award, 1995
  • award, 1994
  • award, 1991
  • award, 1987
  • scholarship, 1987
  • award, 1986
  • award, 1985
  • scholarship, 1985
  • award, 1984
  • scholarship, 1984
  • scholarship, 1983
  • scholarship, 1982
  • Distinction, 1976