CANADA
McGill University

Dr. Hiscott is a Professor in the Departments of Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology and Oncology at McGill University and is the Director of the Molecular Oncology Group at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research.Dr. Hiscott received his Ph.D. from New York University Medical Center and completed Post-doctoral training at the Roche Institute in New Jersey and at the Institute for Molecular Biology at the University of Zurich.

Dr. Hiscott is currently a Senior Scholar of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and is also the Coordinator of the CIHR Program in AIDS Pathogenesis, which is part of the McGillAIDS Center at Lady Davis Institute. In 2003, he published articles in Science and Cancer Cell on triggering of the immune response to virus infectionand the use of oncolytic viruses in cancer therapy.