Dr. Camilla Zimmermann is Head of the Department of Supportive Care at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada. She holds the Harold and Shirley Lederman Chair in Palliative Care and Psychosocial Oncology and is a Senior Scientist at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Research Institute. She is also Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto and Head of the Division of Palliative Care at the University Health Network. She serves on numerous international committees including as Board Member for the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, Advisory Board Member for Lancet Oncology, Faculty Member of the European Society for Medical Oncology, and Associate Editor for the Journal of Clinical Oncology. She is internationally known for her research focused on early integration of palliative care for patients with advanced cancer.