Dr. Rajiv Samant
Dr. Rajiv Samant
Associate Professor, University of Ottawa

501 Smyth Road Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6


Dr. Rajiv Samant has worked at several Cancer Centres across the country including St. John’s (Newfoundland), Surrey (British Columbia), Sudbury (Ontario) before returning to Ottawa..  Currently a radiation oncologist at the Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre and an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa.  Areas of clinical interest include Gynaecology and Hematologic malignancies as well as the role of radiotherapy in palliative care.

  • Medical School: Dalhousie University
  • Residency: University of Ottawa
  • Administrative Assistant: Betty Minor

Research interests

  • Medical Education
  • shared decision making
  • improving radiotherapy knowledge among non-oncology health care professionals