Shabbir M.H. Alibhai, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Shabbir M.H. Alibhai, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Staff Physician and Senior Scientist, University Health Network

Shabbir M.H. Alibhai (University Health Network)


Current Activity
Interested in cancer in older adults, in particular the intersection of disease, treatment, and aging on patient-relevant outcomes; and examining the value of geriatric assessment in older adults with cancer considering cancer treatment.

Areas of Interest

  • End-of-life and/or palliative care
  • Frailty
  • Exercise
  • Ageism
  • Oncology

Approaches to Innovation

  • Capacity building and workforce development
  • Policy development
  • Evaluation
  • Knowledge translation and exchange


  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • International Society of Geriatric Oncology
  • Canadian Geriatrics Society
  • Cancer Care Ontario Malignant Haematology Community of Practice