Medical Advisory and Research Board University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Dr. Bernie Eigl is a medical oncologist at the BC Cancer Agency. Dr. Eigl graduated from McMaster University and completed his oncology training and genitourinary fellowship at the BC Cancer Agency before moving to Calgary, where he served as Head of the Genitourinary Tumour Research Group, Medical Director of the Clinical Trials Unit and Director of the Alberta Clinical Cancer Research Unit. Currently the Provincial Director of Systemic Therapy Clinical Trials, Dr. Eigl works to increase the impact and activity of clinical trials for cancer patients in B.C. Dr. Eigl’s research interests include bladder and prostate cancers and he is presently leading several clinical trials investigating novel therapies for these types of cancer. In the clinic, he sees patients with genitourinary cancers including prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancer.