Dr. Seymour completed training in Internal Medicine, Clinical Haematology & Medical Oncology and went on to complete her PhD, focusing on correlative studies and breast cancer. She took the position of Director of Medical Oncology at the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation. In 1996 joined the Investigational New Drug Program at the NCIC CTG/Cancer Clinical Trials division, and currently serves as the Director of the Program. Her primary interests are in early drug development and methodology and clinical research in lung cancer. She also holds the position of Professor and Medical Oncologist in the Department of Oncology at Queens University.