Dr. Mpofu is originally from Zimbabwe, where he completed most of his high school education. He did his medical training in England, specializing in pediatrics and then pediatric oncology. After a 6yr stint working in the United Arab Emirates, he moved to Canada, where he has practiced pediatric oncology for the last 24 years. He has collaborated in research with the Canadian Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium and was Principal Investigator for the Children’s Oncology Group in Saskatoon for about 7 years. He also served as the Director of the Pediatric Oncology Program of Saskatchewan for 5 years.