Dr. Karen B. GlassMD, FRCS(C), FACOG
Born in Toronto, Dr. Glass began her scientific training at an early age at the Ontario Science Centre Science School. She received her undergraduate training at University of Western Ontario, her medical degree at University of Ottawa and her postgraduate, Obstetrics and Gynecology, training at McMaster University.
Dr. Glass’ interest in laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery drew her to UCLA where she completed a two year fellowship with a dual appointment in the divisions of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility and Urogynecology. She returned to McMaster University in Hamilton as an Assistant Professor. She has joined Sunnybrook Health Science Centre and Women’s College Hospital to concentrate on Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
In 1999, she returned to Canada as Assistant Professor at McMaster University. In 2002, Dr. Glass moved to Toronto to concentrate her efforts on REI and specifically Fertility Preservation in female cancer patients. She joined the CReATe Fertility Centre at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Women’s College Hospital. She is Assistant Professor at University of Toronto. She is currently the Past Chair of the Fertility Preservation Special Interest Group of the ASRM. She sees female cancer patients from all over Southern Ontario who require consultation and help with regard to fertility preservation. She is a co-investigator on the $5.7 Million grant to research all aspects of young women with Breast Cancer. Dr. Glass is also a member of the Ontario Regional Action Partnership in Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology.