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
Hormone profiling, WHO 2010 grading, and AJCC/UICC staging in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor behavior.
Cancer Med. 2013 Oct;2(5):701-11
J Viral Hepat. 2014 Feb;21(2):121-8
Outcomes after hepatic resection and subsequent multimodal treatment of recurrence for multifocal hepatocellular carcinoma.
Br J Surg. 2013 Oct;100(11):1516-22
Br J Surg. 2013 Sep;100(10):1349-56
Liver resection after chemotherapy and tumour downsizing in patients with initially unresectable colorectal cancer liver metastases.
HPB (Oxford). 2014 May;16(5):475-80
Aberrant right hepatic artery in pancreaticoduodenectomy for adenocarcinoma: impact on resectability and postoperative outcomes.
HPB (Oxford). 2014 Mar;16(3):204-11
Expert Rev Proteomics. 2013 Jun;10(3):275-87
Living donor versus deceased donor liver transplantation: a surgeon-matched comparison of recipient morbidity and outcomes.
Transpl Int. 2013 Aug;26(8):780-7
Cytomegalovirus infection post-pancreas-kidney transplantation--results of antiviral prophylaxis in high-risk patients.
Clin Transplant. 2013 Jul-Aug;27(4):503-9
Normothermic acellular ex vivo liver perfusion reduces liver and bile duct injury of pig livers retrieved after cardiac death.
Am J Transplant. 2013 Jun;13(6):1441-9
Senior Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute (TGHRI)
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto