Dr. Anthony Bruce
Goal: Seeking Position as Medical Science Liaison in Oncology
Contact e mail [email protected] Phone 905-312-8787
Clinical Research Associate program at McMaster University. 2016-2017
Post Doctoral Fellowship. University of Guelph. 2014-2016
PhD McMaster University. 2013
MSc (Biology) York University. 2003
Honors BSc (Genetics) University of Western Ontario.
Clinical Research Associates Program McMaster University 2016-2017
Successfully completed CRA 101: Clinical Trial Research Coordinator, 2016
First Preceptorship: Farncombe Digestive Centre McMaster. Followed CRA through daily work, in a trial where fecal donors were used for patients with chronic gastrointestinal ulceritis.
Second Preceptorship: Phase III double blind genetically defined randomized, placebo controlled trial that used the drug dalcetrapib for acute coronary syndrome.
Successfully completed CRA 104: Statistics, Databases and the Internet in clinical research trials. April 2017.
Successfully completed CRA 105: Critical Analysis and Advancement of Writing and Communication Skills. April 2017.
Successfully completed CRA 103: Methodologies in Clinical Trials. Obtained ICH-GCP certification, May, 2017.
Sucessfully completed CRA 102: Ethics and Regulatory Affairs. Recently obtained TCPS2 Core certification, October 2017.
Post Doctoral Fellow (Breast Cancer Research), University of Guelph 2014-2016
PROJECT 1: Studied the role of microRNA clusters in primary epithelial mouse breast cancers and their loss in recurrent mesenchymal breast cancer tumors.
PROJECT 2: Studied the transcription factor Twist1 in primary epithelial mouse cancers (over expression) and its loss in recurrent mesenchymal mouse breast cancer.
PhD (Medical Science), McMaster University 2005-2013
PhD Comprehensive Exam Topics:
1. The role of PGC1α in diabetes.
2. The use of mTOR inhibitors in the treatment of Renal Cell Carcinoma.
PhD PROJECT: Studied Cytochrome B5 Heme Binding Protein CYB5D2 and its Heme Binding Dependant Functions.
MSc (Biology) York University1998-2002
MSc PROJECT: Studied the role and regulation of a serine/threonine kinase, GSK3β in v-src transformed Chicken Embryo Fibroblasts (CEFs).
Honors BSc Genetics. University of Western Ontario 1991-1996
Pro Hockey Life. Sales Associate (Current Employer, Sept 2017 to present)
Customer Facing Sales Associates: Engaging and fitting customers for appropriate fit of skates. Informing and educating customers on skate fit, technologies, design and performance of skates. Educating customers on Superfeet, a skate orthotic. Explaining
Skate blade profiles.
Zoevation Talent. Background Actor (2014-2016)
Performed as a background actor on a few Hallmark Christmas movies. Performed as a background actor on “Pixels”, an Adam Sandler production (August 2014).
Teaching Assistant Positions
York University: Lab demonstrator and teaching assistant for second year Cell Biology and Biochemistry II 2020, and second year Genetics 2040
McMaster University: Teaching assistant for fourth year Biochemistry II. Advanced Topics in Gene Expression.
Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre. (Lab Technician) 1997-1998
Cloned Cell cycle genes into MMTV vector
Cloned Cyclin B gene into Yeast Two Hybrid vector
Owner/Operator of University Pro Driveway Sealing 1992-1995
Utilized Student Venture Loan to generate company sealing ashphalt driveways
· Instructor for Stoney Creek Girls Hockey (SCGH) Fundamentals 2009-2013
· Assistant Coach for Novice House League SCGH 2011-2012
· Iinstructor for Hamilton Hawks Girls Hockey Fundamentals 2013-2014
· Head Coach Novice team girls hockey Hamilton Hawks 2014-2016
· Head Coach Atom B rep team Hamilton Hawks Girls Hockey 2015-2016
· Head Coach Bantam B rep team Hamilton Hawks Girls Hockey 2017-2018
· Volunteer at the Helen Lyng-Mckenna Breast Cancer Charity Dance Ottawa 2014
· Volunteer at the Bright Run Breast Cancer Research Charity Run Hamilton 2016
References available upon request