Mark Bernstein

Mark Bernstein, MD, FRCSC, MHSc

Dr. Bernstein is Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto and a neurosurgeon at Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network.

His main areas of interest are neuro-oncology, bioethics, palliative care, and advancing surgery in the developing world, where he spends time operating and teaching. He is a committed educator and has won numerous teaching awards. In 2003 he completed a Masters of Health Science in Bioethics. In 2011 he was awarded the Greg Wilkins-Barrick Chair in International Surgery.

Besides over 350 biomedical papers and chapters published, a book on brain tumours, and a book on bioethics, he has published about 150 popular articles many of which attempt to bridge the gap between the medical profession and the public.

Current research interests include: qualitative research studies in bioethics, medical error, surgical innovation, novel resource utilization, and international surgical partnerships.

J Radiat Oncol. 2017;6(1):21-30
Murray L, Menard C, Zadeh G, Au K, Bernstein M, Millar BA, Laperriere N, Chung C
World Neurosurg. 2017 Feb 09;:
Davidson B, Nassiri F, Mansouri A, Badhiwala JH, Witiw CD, Shamji MF, Peng PW, Farb RI, Bernstein M
Neurol India. 2017 Jan-Feb;65(1):230-232
Turel MK, Bernstein M
Can J Anaesth. 2017 Jan 04;:
Venkatraghavan L, Bharadwaj S, Au K, Bernstein M, Manninen P
Neurol India. 2016 Sep-Oct;64(5):886-95
Turel MK, Bernstein M
Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016;2016:1929361
Hadlock SD, Liu N, Bernstein M, Gould M, Rabeneck L, Ruco A, Sutradhar R, Tinmouth JM
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Sep 1;96(1):214-20
Li W, Cho YB, Ansell S, Laperriere N, Ménard C, Millar BA, Zadeh G, Kongkham P, Bernstein M, Jaffray DA, Chung C
Can J Anaesth. 2016 Aug 10;
Venkatraghavan L, Bharadwaj S, Au K, Bernstein M, Manninen P
Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug;63 Suppl 1:151
Samuel N, Kalia SK, Bernstein MA, Shamji MF



Professor of Surgery, University of Toronto
Staff Neurosurgeon, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network