Mona Shafey

Mona Shafey, MD, FRCPC

Positions

Associate Professor

Cumming School of Medicine, Department of Medicine

Member

Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute

Medical Director

Alberta Blood & Marrow Transplant Program

Contact information

Phone number

Office: 403.944.8047

Admin Assistant

Rhonda Stoudt

Email: rhonda.stoudt@ahs.ca

Office: 403.944.8047

Background

Biography

Dr. Mona Shafey is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Hematological Malignancies at the University of Calgary and Medical Director of the Alberta Blood & Marrow Transplant Program. She completed medical school and residency training at the University of Ottawa in 2008 and completed fellowship training in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation at the University of Calgary in 2010. Her clinical and research interests are in malignant hematology with a focus on the management of patients with lymphoma and CLL, including the use of cellular therapies (stem cell transplantation and CAR T-cell therapies) in the treatment of these diseases.

Research

Areas of Research

Area of Focus
  • Malignant Hematology
  • Lymphoma
  • CLL and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Summary of Research

Principal investigator for the GEMHDM2014 study, an investigator-initiated phase I/II trial using infusional gemcitabine in combination with high dose melphalan in patients with relapsed lymphoma.  Active in multiple clinical trials with novel agents as Sub-Investigator for patients with indolent and aggressive lymphoma, and chronic lymphocytic leukemia.