IGCS Member Since 2017

Dr. Gregg Nelson obtained his MD and PhD degrees at the University of Calgary and subsequently continued on to complete his sub-specialization in Gynecologic Oncology at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  He is Associate Professor in the Departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Oncology at the Cumming School of Medicine and is Chair of the Provincial Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Team.  Dr. Nelson’s principal research interests include examining methods to improve HPV vaccination in First Nations populations (he is collaborative lead of the EHVINA Study) and the development of enhanced recovery protocols in cancer surgery.  He holds the position of Surgical Lead, ERAS Alberta and he also leads the international group that published the ERAS Guidelines for Gynecologic/Oncology Surgery.  Recently he has been appointed the Secretary of the ERAS Society Executive Committee based in Sweden.