Susan M J Chafe

Susan Chafe

BSc, BMed Sci, MD, LLB, FRCPC, ABR

schafe@cmpa.org

Radiation oncology

Area 2, Division B
(ALBERTA)

Dr. Susan Chafe is a full-time radiation oncologist, practising in Edmonton, Alberta. She is a graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland’s medical school and completed her residency and fellowship at the University of Alberta, where she also obtained a law degree. Early in her medical career, Dr. Chafe worked as a family physician in the Northwest Territories and as a radiation oncologist in Texas and Florida.

Dr. Chafe is actively involved in international cooperative group clinical trials in the areas of breast cancer and pediatric malignancies and has authored multiple publications on these topics. As a clinical professor at the University of Alberta’s department of oncology, she works with undergraduate summer students to provide internships in the area of clinical research.

Dr. Chafe has volunteered with a number of organizations in her community including a research ethics board, a Spanish school, a water polo club, and as an auditor for NRG Oncology. In her spare time, she is a competitive masters swimmer, competing both nationally and internationally.

CMPA Appointments

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Sub-committee
2020-
Governance Committee (Chair 2017 - )
2017-
Executive Committee
2010-
Council
2004-
Safe Medical Care Committee
2015-2017
Research, Education and Risk Management Committee
2013-2015
Extent of Assistance Committee
2009-2013
Research, Education and Risk Management Committee
2004-2010
Tort Reform Working Group
2007-2009
Human Resources and Compensation Committee
2005-2008
Legal Services Committee
2005-2006