George S Charames, MSc, PhD


Director - Advanced Molecular Diagnostics, Pathology & Lab Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Assistant Professor - Lab Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto


Dr. George Charames received his MSc and PhD from the Department of Lab Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto. He then went on to complete his Clinical Molecular Genetics Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, USA.  

Since 2012, Dr. Charames has served in his current role as a Director of the Advanced Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory in Mount Sinai Hospital's Department of Pathology and Lab Medicine, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Charames' research interests are in the development of genomics and proteomics strategies for the improved clinical diagnostics, with a special focus in breast, ovarian and colorectal cancers. His translational research approach aims to improve individualized medicine.

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