Our People

A close-knit team

The Division of Hematology includes hematologists as well as research and administrative staff. These individuals work together to:

  • provide the best possible care to people with hematological disorders
  • conduct leading research
  • deliver innovative education
Name Special interest
Dr. Sudeep Shivakumar
Interim division head
Perioperative Anticoagulation
Dr. Luke Chen Cytokine storm syndrome (HLH, Castleman, COVID-19-CSS)
IgG4-related disease and eosinophilic disorders
Histiocyte disorders
Dr. Alfredo De la Torre  
Dr. Mahmoud Elsawy CAR-T Program
Dr. Nicholas Forward  
Dr. Christina Fraga  
Dr. Mary Margaret Keating  
Dr. Erica Kelly  
Dr. Curtis Marcoux  
Dr. Shannon Murphy  
Dr. K. Sue Robinson Bleeding Disorders
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Dr. Amy Trottier  
Dr. Darrell White Myeloma and Plasma Cell Dyscrasias


Name Locum
Dr. Rachelle Blackman Locum - August 1, 2023 - March 31, 2024
Dr. Andrea Kew Locum - January 3, 2023 - March 31, 2024

Cross appointments

Name Cross from
Dr. Ketan Kulkarni Pediatrics

Adjunct appointments

Name Site
Dr. Andrew Padmos
Halifax, NS

Academic appointments

Dr. Fatimah Al-Ani Moncton, NB
Dr. David R. Anderson
Halifax, NS
Dr. Terrance Comeau
Saint John, NB
Dr. Sean Dolan
Saint John, NB
Dr. Shruthi Peechara Saint John, NB
Dr. Alfonso Rivera Duarte
Saint John, NB
Dr. S. Elizabeth Zed
Saint John, NB