DR. HARBHAJAN SINGH (DHALI) DHALIWAL, Professor Emeritus
Dr. Dhali Dhaliwal has been a professor of internal medicine at the Max Rady College of Medicine for 15 years. He served as president and CEO of CancerCare Manitoba from 2003 to 2013. Under his leadership, CancerCare introduced advancements such as the Home Cancer Drug Program, Surgical Oncology Network, Provincial Oncology Drug Program and Colorectal Screening Program, the latter the first of its kind in Canada. Dhaliwal worked to increase access to cancer treatment, especially for rural patients. He was instrumental in establishing the Western Manitoba Cancer Centre and the province’s First Nations, Métis and Inuit Cancer Control Program. He has played a notable role in researching chronic lymphocytic leukemia.