Speaker Profile

Dr. James Robert Bentley, MDBiography
Dr. James Bentley, Professor and Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dalhousie University, received his MD from Leeds University in England. After concluding his residency at Dalhousie, he completed a two-year fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology in Winnipeg before returning to Halifax as a staff member at the QEII Health Sciences Centre/Central Zone NSHA in 1999. Dr. Bentley is President of the International Federation of Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy (IFCPC) and President of the Society of Gynaecologic Oncology of Canada (GOC). He is a Past President of the Society of Canadian Colposcopists and is the past Chair of the Royal College Nucleus Committee for Gynecologic Oncology. He serves on numerous national and provincial committees involved with cervical cancer screening and gynecological cancer and is regularly invited to present nationally and internationally. Dr. Bentley's clinical interests lie in the field of cervical cancer prevention, colposcopy, clinical trials including the application of HPV Vaccines and chemotherapy trials.
I do not have a relationship with a for-profit and/or a not-for-profit organization to disclose. I do not intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).