Suzanne Vercauteren

Academic Institution Affiliation: University of British Columbia (UBC)
Academic Institution Position/Title: Clinical Associate Professor
Academic Affiliation Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Hospital/Health Centre Affiliation Position: Associate Head Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, BC Children's Hospital
Degree(s): BSc, MSc, MD, PhD

Research areas of interest:
Biobanking and public education and engagement in research participation
Research Themes:
Maternal & Fetal Health


Dr. Suzanne Vercauteren is a hematological pathologist at BC Children’s Hospital, who obtained her MD and PhD at the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. She did her residency in hematological pathology at the University of British Columbia. She is the Director of BC Children’s Hospital BioBank as well as the Chair of the Childhood Cancer and Blood Research BioBank at BC Children’s Hospital. She participated in a “Permission to Contact” study with Dr. Peter Watson and is interested in increasing engagement and participation of pediatric patients in research studies.