Editorial Policies & Board

All peer-reviewed articles in Canadian Journal of Pathology undergo a double blind review process. Reviewers are invited and selected by Canadian Association of Pathologists with editorial guidelines and final approval the responsibility of the Editor-in-Chief who is selected by the association. All reviewers, Editors, CAP-ACP staff, and Editorial Board Members involved with the journal adhere to ICMJE Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals as found at http://www.icmje.org/icmje-recommendations.pdf.

The Journal's Editorial Policies, in full, are available here.

The views or opinions expressed in this Journal are those of the authors and contributors, and do not necessarily reflect those of this Journal, the editors, the editorial board, the publisher of this Journal, or the Canadian Association of Pathologists (CAP-ACP).

Advertising is accepted in this Journal and provides financial support for the publication. Advertisements are not accepted for any products that are contrary to health promotion or scientific ethics. Advertisements do not have any influence over non-advertising content in this Journal and the Editor has no involvement in advertising sales. Acceptance of advertising is not an endorsement by CAP-ACP of the advertiser’s product.

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Editorial Board and Staff


EDITOR EMERITUS - J. Godfrey Heathcote MA, MB, BChir, PhD, FRCPC



  • Laurette Geldenhuys MBBCH, FFPath, MMed, FRCPC, MAEd, FIAC
  • Jason Karamchandani MD
  • David G. Munoz MD, FRCPC
  • Snezana Popovic MD, PhD, FRCPC
  • Stephen Yip MD, PhD, FRCPC

COPY EDITOR - Erica Schollenberg MD, FRCPC

PUBLISHED BY - Canadian Association of Pathologists

PUBLISHING AGENCY - Clockwork Communications


ART DIRECTOR - Amanda Zylstra


  • Irvaym B Barsoum MD, MSc, PhD
  • Michael Carter MD, PhD
  • Hala Faragalla MD, FRCPC
  • Louis Gaboury MD, Ph.D., FRCPC, FCAP
  • John Gartner MD CM, FRCPC
  • Laurette Geldenhuys MBBCH, FFPATH, MMed, FRCPC, MAEd, FIAC
  • Zeina Ghorab MD, MSc
  • Nadia Ismiil MBChB, FRCPC
  • Jason Karamchandani MD
  • Adriana Krizova MD, MSc, FRCPC
  • David Munoz MD, MSc, FRCPC
  • Christopher Naugler MD, FRCPC
  • Tony Ng MD, PhD FRCPC
  • Sharon Nofech-Mozes MD
  • Maria Pasic PhD, FCACB
  • Aaron Pollett MD, MSc, FRCPC
  • Rola Saleeb MD
  • Harman Sekhon MD, PhD, FCAP
  • Monalisa Sur MBBS, FCPath, MMed, MRCPath, FRCPC
  • Aducio Thiesen MD, PhD, MSc, FRCPC
  • Stephen Yip MD, PhD, FRCPC



  • Emma H Allot PhD, University of North Carolina, USA
  • Fredrik Bosman MD, PhD, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Daniel Chan PhD, DABCC, FACB, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
  • Runjan Chetty MB BCh, FRCPA, FFPath, FRCPath, FRCPC, FCAP, Dphil, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • Kumarasen Cooper MBChB, Dphil, FRC path, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • Brett Delahunt BSc Hons BMedSc MB ChB MD FRCPA FFSc FRCPath, University of Otago, New Zealand
  • Sunil R Lakhani BSc (Hon), MBBS, MRCPath, MD, FRCPath, FRCPA, The University of Queensland, Australia
  • Virginia A. LiVolsi MD, MASCP, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • Ricardo Lloyd MD, PhD, University of Wisconsin, USA
  • Jesse Mckenney MD,  Cleveland Clinic, USA
  • Chris Meijer MD, PhD, VU University, The Netherlands
  • George Netto MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
  • Isobel Scarisbrick PhD, Mayo Clinic, USA
  • Manfred Schmitt Dr. rer. nat., Dr. med. habil. (Ph. D., M.D. sci.), Dipl.-Biologist, Technical University, Munich, Germany
  • Iris Schrijver MD, Stanford University, USA
  • Andreas Scorilas PhD, University of Athens, Greece
  • Ming Tsao FRCPC, MD, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Mark Wick MD, University of Virginia, USA