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​
HPB (Oxford). 2014 Mar;16(3):204-11
Kim PT, Temple S, Atenafu EG, Cleary SP, Moulton CA, McGilvray ID, Gallinger S, Greig PD, Wei AC
Expert Rev Proteomics. 2013 Jun;10(3):275-87
Chen L, Li S, Li Y, Duan X, Liu B, McGilvray I
Transpl Int. 2013 Aug;26(8):780-7
Reichman TW, Katchman H, Tanaka T, Greig PD, McGilvray ID, Cattral MS, Renner EL, Selzner M, Ghanekar A, Levy G, Grant DR
Clin Transplant. 2013 Jul-Aug;27(4):503-9
Fallatah SM, Marquez MA, Bazerbachi F, Schiff JR, Cattral MS, McGilvray ID, Norgate A, Selzner M, Rotstein C, Husain S
Am J Transplant. 2013 Jun;13(6):1441-9
Boehnert MU, Yeung JC, Bazerbachi F, Knaak JM, Selzner N, McGilvray ID, Rotstein OD, Adeyi OA, Kandel SM, Rogalla P, Yip PM, Levy GA, Keshavjee S, Grant DR, Selzner M
Hepatology. 2013 Jul;58(1):120-7
Mouzaki M, Comelli EM, Arendt BM, Bonengel J, Fung SK, Fischer SE, McGilvray ID, Allard JP
Case Rep Surg. 2012;2012:804919
Razik R, Fallah A, Sandroussi C, Wei AC, McGilvray ID
Transplantation. 2013 Feb 15;95(3):489-94
Bazerbachi F, Selzner M, Marquez MA, Norgate A, McGilvray ID, Schiff J, Cattral MS
Clin Transplant. 2013 Jan-Feb;27(1):140-7
Grant RC, Sandhu L, Dixon PR, Greig PD, Grant DR, McGilvray ID
Lab Invest. 2012 Sep;92(9):1285-96
Han B, Ma X, Zhang J, Zhang Y, Bai X, Hwang DM, Keshavjee S, Levy GA, McGilvray I, Liu M



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