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​
Liver Transpl. 2015 Apr 17;
Doyle A, Rabie RN, Mokhtari A, Cattral M, Ghanekar A, Grant D, Greig P, Levy G, Lilly L, McGilvray I, Selzner M, Selzner N, Renner EL
Liver Transpl. 2015 Apr 10;
Knaak J, McVey M, Bazerbachi F, Goldaracena N, Spetzler V, Selzner N, Cattral M, Greig P, Lilly L, McGilvray I, Levy G, Ghanekar A, Renner E, Grant D, Hawryluck L, Selzner M
Am J Transplant. 2015 Mar 19;
Goldaracena N, Spetzler VN, Marquez M, Selzner N, Cattral MS, Greig PD, Lilly L, McGilvray ID, Levy GA, Ghanekar A, Renner EL, Grant DR, Selzner M
Clin Transplant. 2015 Mar 4;
Kim PT, Marquez M, Jung J, Cavallucci D, Renner EL, Cattral M, Greig PD, McGilvray ID, Selzner M, Ghanekar A, Grant DR
Vasa. 2015 Mar;44(2):151-5
Ayling O, Roy T, Cusimano RJ, McGilvray I, Roche-Nagle G
Transplantation. 2015 Feb;99(2):e13-4
Laurence JM, Marquez MA, Seal JB, Sapisochin G, Bazerbachi F, Selzner M, Norgate A, Greig PD, McGilvray ID, Schiff J, Cattral MS
Transpl Int. 2015 Feb 3;
Spetzler VN, Goldaracena N, Marquez MA, Singh SK, Norgate A, McGilvray ID, Schiff J, Greig PD, Cattral MS, Selzner M
Hepatology. 2015 Jan 10;
Arendt BM, Comelli EM, Ma DW, Lou W, Teterina A, Kim T, Fung SK, Wong DK, McGilvray I, Fischer SE, Allard JP
Liver Transpl. 2014 Dec 26;
Seal JB, Bohorquez H, Reichman T, Kressel A, Ghanekar A, Cohen A, McGilvray ID, Cattral MS, Bruce D, Greig P, Carmody I, Grant D, Selzner M, Loss G
Transplantation. 2014 Dec 23;
Laurence JM, Marquez MA, Bazerbachi F, Seal JB, Selzner M, Norgate A, McGilvray ID, Schiff J, Cattral MS



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