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​
Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Dec 4;
Sapisochin G, Goldaracena N, Astete S, Laurence JM, Davidson D, Rafael E, Castells L, Sandroussi C, Bilbao I, Dopazo C, Grant DR, Lázaro JL, Caralt M, Ghanekar A, McGilvray ID, Lilly L, Cattral MS, Selzner M, Charco R, Greig PD
JOP. 2014;15(6):561-8
Serrano PE, Serra S, Al-Ali H, Gallinger S, Greig PD, McGilvray ID, Moulton CA, Wei AC, Cleary SP
HPB (Oxford). 2014 Oct 9;
Lee JJ, Conneely JB, Smoot RL, Gallinger S, Greig PD, Moulton CA, Wei A, McGilvray I, Cleary SP
Am J Transplant. 2014 Oct 2;
Goldaracena N, Marquez M, Selzner N, Spetzler VN, Cattral MS, Greig PD, Lilly L, McGilvray ID, Levy GA, Ghanekar A, Renner EL, Grant DR, Selzner M
Transplantation. 2014 Aug 21;
Seal J, Selzner M, Laurence J, Marquez M, Bazerbachi F, McGilvray I, Schiff J, Norgate A, Cattral MS
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



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