Marianne Taylor

MD FRCP MBA MSc.

Marianne Taylor

Kelowna, British Columbia
Medical Oncology

Area 1, Division B
(BRITISH COLUMBIA AND YUKON)

Key skills and experience

Business
Leadership
Patient safety
Physician wellness

Dr. Taylor is a full-time Oncologist with 29 years of clinical and research experience. Having held many progressive national and provincial leadership roles has enhanced her ability to balance multiple interests and work collaboratively to advocate for and effect positive change on important healthcare, business and medical-legal issues. Actively involved in life-long learning, Dr. Taylor completed a Master’s in Healthcare Quality and MBA dual degree, further strengthening her business acumen and understanding of quality, risk and safety in healthcare. The Nominating Committee values Dr. Taylor’s dedication to understanding the issues facing physicians, and to promoting strategies that contribute to the safety of Canada’s healthcare system.

Relevant skills and experience highlights

Practice Appointments

BC Cancer

Medical Oncologist
1999-
Head of Medical Oncology - Kelowna site
2004-2012
Vice President Systemic Therapy, Vice President Quality
2012-2016

London Regional Cancer Clinic

Medical Oncologist
1990-1999

University of British Columbia

Associate Professor, Assistant Professor
1999-

University of Western Ontario

Assistant Professor
1990-1999

Professional Appointments

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health

Chair, Provincial Advisory Group for the pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review
2012-2016
Cancer drug review committee member - Expert Review Committee (pERC)
2016-

Canadian Association of Provincial Cancer Agencies

Drug Funding Sustainability Initiative - Medical Oncologist
2016-