Ian McGilvray, PhD, MD, FRCSC

Dr. McGilvray studied medicine at McGill University, graduating in 1993. He entered the General Surgery training program at the University of Toronto that same year. During his residency, he undertook graduate studies in Dr. Ori Rotstein’s laboratory and obtained a PhD in Cell Biology. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 2001. After a clinical fellowship in Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery at the Toronto General Hospital, he began his appointment at the University Health Network in 2003. He is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto.

  • Diseases of the liver, particularly viral hepatitis
  • Transplant immunology
  • Hepatic ischemia/reperfusion injury
  • Vascular reconstructive techniques for locally advanced liver and pancreas cancer
  • Applicability of transplantation to oncology diagnoses​
Semin Liver Dis. 2018 Mar 22;:
Gorgen A, Goldaracena N, Zhang W, Rosales R, Ghanekar A, Lilly L, Cattral M, Greig P, McCluskey S, McGilvray I, Selzner N, Bhat M, Selzner M, Levy G, Grant D, Sapisochin G
Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Jan 11;:
Muaddi H, Al-Adra DP, Beecroft R, Ghanekar A, Moulton CA, Doyle A, Selzner M, Wei A, McGilvray ID, Gallinger S, Grant DR, Cattral MS, Greig PD, Kachura J, Cleary SP, Sapisochin G
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Nov 11;:
Jhaveri K, Guo L, Guimarães L, Menezes R, McGilvray I, Cattral M, Grant D
J Vis Surg. 2017;3:43
Kelly P, Fung A, Qu J, Greig P, Tait G, Jenkinson J, McGilvray I, Agur A
Transplant Direct. 2017 Oct;3(10):e213
Echeverri J, Goldaracena N, Singh AK, Sapisochin G, Selzner N, Cattral MS, Greig PD, Lilly L, McGilvray ID, Levy GA, Ghanekar A, Renner EL, Grant DR, McCluskey SA, Selzner M
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Sep 17;:
Fonseca A, Gupta A, Shaikh F, Ramphal R, Ng V, McGilvray I, Gerstle JT
Transplant Direct. 2017 Sep;3(9):e203
Barbas AS, Al-Adra DP, Goldaracena N, Dib MJ, Selzner M, Sapisochin G, Cattral MS, McGilvray ID
Transplant Direct. 2017 Jul;3(7):e179
Al-Adra D, McGilvray I, Goldaracena N, Spetzler V, Laurence J, Norgate A, Marquez M, Greig P, Sapisochin G, Schiff J, Singh S, Selzner M, Cattral M
Transpl Int. 2017 Jul 07;:
Aravinthan AAD, Barbas AS, Doyle AC, Tazari M, Sapisochin G, Cattral MS, Ghanekar A, McGilvray ID, Selzner M, Greig PD, Bhat M, Selzner N, Grant DR, Lilly LB, Renner EL
Transplant Direct. 2017 Jun;3(6):e158
Barbas AS, Goldaracena N, Dib MJ, Al-Adra DP, Aravinthan AD, Lilly LB, Renner EL, Selzner N, Bhat M, Cattral MS, Ghanekar A, McGilvray ID, Sapisochin G, Selzner M, Greig PD, Grant DR



Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto