Dr Sharieff did medical training in Radiation Oncology at the McMaster University, Hamilton in Ontario and PhD in Clinical Epidemiology/Biostatistics at the University of Toronto, in Ontario. He specializes in stereotactic radiotherapy for CNS, GU and lung tumors. His research interests include radiation induced cardiac toxicity in breast patients. He has an active practice in the Canadian province of British Columbia and he is involved in teaching and training residents and fellows. He is also the fellowship director at BC Cancer Abbotsford.