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​
Rev Med Virol. 2014 May 8;
Li Y, Li S, Duan X, Liu B, Yang C, Zeng P, McGilvray I, Chen L
Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Aug;21(8):2708-16
Lee JJ, Kim PT, Fischer S, Fung S, Gallinger S, McGilvray I, Moulton CA, Wei AC, Greig PD, Cleary SP
HPB (Oxford). 2014 Sep;16(9):797-800
Temple SJ, Kim PT, Serrano PE, Kagedan D, Cleary SP, Moulton CA, McGilvray ID, Gallinger S, Greig PD, Wei AC
J Virol. 2014 Jun;88(11):6195-204
Ma XZ, Bartczak A, Zhang J, He W, Shalev I, Smil D, Chen L, Phillips J, Feld JJ, Selzner N, Levy G, McGilvray I
J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Feb;218(2):306-7
Conneely JB, Smoot RL, Greig PD, McGilvray ID
Cancer Med. 2013 Oct;2(5):701-11
Morin E, Cheng S, Mete O, Serra S, Araujo PB, Temple S, Cleary S, Gallinger S, Greig PD, McGilvray I, Wei A, Asa SL, Ezzat S
J Viral Hepat. 2014 Feb;21(2):121-8
Li S, Duan X, Li Y, Liu B, McGilvray I, Chen L
Br J Surg. 2013 Oct;100(11):1516-22
Kim PT, Jang JH, Atenafu EG, Fischer S, Greig PD, McGilvray ID, Wei AC, Gallinger S, Cleary SP
Br J Surg. 2013 Sep;100(10):1349-56
Kim PT, Wei AC, Atenafu EG, Cavallucci D, Cleary SP, Moulton CA, Greig PD, Gallinger S, Serra S, McGilvray ID
HPB (Oxford). 2014 May;16(5):475-80
Devaud N, Kanji ZS, Dhani N, Grant RC, Shoushtari H, Serrano PE, Nanji S, Greig PD, McGilvray I, Moulton CA, Wei A, Gallinger S, Cleary SP



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