Dr. Syed A Aziz did his Ph.D. in Breast Cancer Genetics from Pakistan. Completed postdoctoral training at University of Ottawa. Since 2006 he is working in Health Canada as a Research Scientist working mainly on breast cancer and food toxicology. He has a cross-appointment as Adjunct Professor of Pathology, Canada. Dr. Aziz is involved in the teaching for more than 25 years and has taught at different institutes.

He is extensively involved in research and supervises students at a level of Co-op, honors, MSc, Ph.D. and Post-doctoral fellows. Dr. Aziz has given more than 200 lectures as an invited speaker and has authored or contributed to more than 110 original publications, book chapters, reviews, and abstracts. He is also an Editor of PLoS ONE, Human Molecular Genetics, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, British Medical Journal, Annals of Clinical Pathology and IJEHSR.