Alice Wei, MD, CM, MSc, FRCSC, FACS

Dr. Wei is a hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) surgical oncologist at the University Health Network (UHN). She is a Saskatchewan native and received her BSc (Chemistry) and MDCM degrees from McGill University, her General Surgery fellowship from the University of Toronto, and her HPB fellowship from the Toronto General Hospital. In addition, she holds MSc degrees in both Cell Biology and Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Toronto.
Dr. Wei is appointed to the UHN, where she is a Clinician-Scientist. She has an active practice in HPB oncology at the Toronto General Hospital and has spearheaded the development of an advanced laparoscopic HPB surgery program at UHN.

She is an Affiliate Scientist at the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute and is appointed as an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Departments of Surgery & Health, Policy, Management and Evaluation. She is an active Scientist at the Zane Cohen Digestive Diseases Clinical Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital and a member of the Cancer Clinical Research Unit at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.

Dr Wei's research program is in the area of clinical outcomes following cancer surgery. Her active research projects include: establishment of a provincial registry of hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) surgical disease; clinical trials in the area of surgical management of multi-site colorectal metastases; and the development of quality improvement strategies for cancer surgery.

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Jan 31;:
Jonker DJ, Nott L, Yoshino T, Gill S, Shapiro J, Ohtsu A, Zalcberg J, Vickers MM, Wei AC, Gao Y, Tebbutt NC, Markman B, Price T, Esaki T, Koski S, Hitron M, Li W, Li Y, Magoski NM, Li CJ, Simes J, Tu D, O'Callaghan CJ
Ann Surg. 2018 Jan 03;:
Karanicolas PJ, Cleary S, McHardy P, Kiss A, Sawyer J, Behman R, Ladak S, McCluskey SA, Srinivas C, Katz J, Coburn N, Law C, Wei AC, Greig P, Hallet J, Clarke H
HPB (Oxford). 2017 Aug 30;:
Kagedan DJ, Devitt KS, Tremblay St-Germain A, Ramjaun A, Cleary SP, Wei AC
HPB (Oxford). 2017 Jun 01;:
Tremblay St-Germain A, Devitt KS, Kagedan DJ, Barretto B, Tung S, Gallinger S, Wei AC
J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Jan 05;:
Kagedan DJ, Goyert N, Li Q, Paszat L, Kiss A, Earle CC, Karanicolas PJ, Wei AC, Mittmann N, Coburn NG
J Oncol Pract. 2016 Jun 28;
Cook N, Maganti M, Dobriyal A, Sheinis M, Wei AC, Ringash J, Krzyzanowska MK
Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Mar 30;
Wei AC, Coburn NG, Devitt KS, Serrano PE, Moulton CA, Cleary SP, Law C, Moore MJ, Gallinger S
J Clin Oncol. 2015 Dec 23;
Barry A, Knox JJ, Wei AC, Dawson LA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Aug 4;
Serrano PE, Herman JM, Griffith KA, Zalupski MM, Kim EJ, Bekaii-Saab TS, Ben-Josef E, Dawson LA, Ringash J, Wei AC
BMC Surg. 2014;14:45
Wei AC, Urbach DR, Devitt KS, Wiebe M, Bathe OF, McLeod RS, Kennedy ED, Baxter NN


Associate Professor, Department of Surgery & Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
Lead, Quality & Knowledge Transfer, Surgical Oncology Program, Cancer Care Ontario
Vice President, Ontario Association of General Surgeon