Chair, UBC Clinical Research Ethics Board (CREB)
Associate Chair, Providence Health Care Research Ethics Board (PHC REB)

phone: 6048225688
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van Netten JP, Hoption Cann SA, et al. The lymphatics in infiltrating ductal carcinoma (IDC) of the breast. Cancer Treat Rev 2018;62:97.

van Netten JP, Hoption Cann SA, et al. Anti-angiogenic treatment for breast cancer? Cancer Treat Rev 2017;55:230.

van Netten JP, Hoption Cann SA, et al. Growing concern following compression mammography. BMJ Case Rep Aug, 31 2016

Hoption Cann SA. Suppressing childhood fever with antipyretics: inducing a false sense of security. J Pediatr 2013;163:1796

Hoption Cann SA. Days of giants: remembering Albert Schweitzer. Lancet 2012;380:1740

Hoption Cann SA, van Netten JP. Spontaneous remission of Crohn’s disease following a febrile infection: case report and literature review. BMC Gastroenterol 2011;11:57.

Hoption Cann SA. Peak fever: helpful or harmful? Heart Lung 2011;40:585.

van Netten JP, Hoption Cann SA, Fletcher CL. Stromal regulation of cancer growth: a balancing act in surgery. Int J Surg 2009;7:88.

Hoption Cann SA. Febrile seizures in young children: role of fluid intake and conservation. Med Sci Monit 2007;13:RA159.

Hoption Cann SA, Qiu Z, van Netten C. A prospective study of iodine status, thyroid function, and prostate cancer risk: follow-up of the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Nutr Cancer 2007;58:28-34.

Hoption Cann SA. Dietary iodine intake in the etiology of cardiovascular disease. J Am Coll Nutr 2006;25:1-11.

Hoption Cann SA, van Netten JP, van Netten C. Acute infections as a means of cancer prevention: opposing effects to chronic infections? Cancer Detect Prev 2006;30:83-93.

Hoption Cann SA, Gunn HD, van Netten JP, van Netten C. Spontaneous regression of pancreatic cancer. Case Rep Clin Pract Rev 2004;293-296

Hoption Cann SA, van Netten JP, van Netten C. Dr William Coley and tumour regression: a place in history or in the future? Postgrad Med J 2003;79:672-80.

Hoption Cann SA, van Netten JP, van Netten C, Glover DW. Spontaneous regression: a hidden treasure buried in time. Med Hypotheses 2002;58:115-9.

MEDD 410 CANMEDS Introduction
MEDD 410 Medical Ethics
MEDD 411 Case-Based Learning
MEDD 412 Case-Based Learning
MEDD 411 Clinical Skills
MEDD (Years 1-3) Porfolio Coach
MEDD 419 Foundations of Scholarship and Flexible Enhanced Learning I
MEDD 421 Case-Based Learning
MEDD 429 Flexible Enhanced Learning II
MEDD (Year 3) Ophthalmology Journal Club
MEDD (Year 4) Preparation for Medical Practice (PMP) – iExperience
UBC International Summer Program in Medicine

Research Interests:
Study of the pathophysiology of fever in infectious diseases

Study of spontaneous disease remission in association with acute febrile infections

Study of the underlying mechanism for seizures associated with epilepsy, fever, eclampsia, fluid maintenance during surgery, following head injuries, and drug related seizures.

Emerging research ethics for clinical trial investigations