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
Rev Med Virol. 2014 May 8;
Impact of viral hepatitis on outcomes after liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma: results from a north american center.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Aug;21(8):2708-16
Combined pancreaticoduodenectomy and colon resection for locally advanced peri-ampullary tumours: analysis of peri-operative morbidity and mortality.
HPB (Oxford). 2014 Sep;16(9):797-800
Protein interferon-stimulated gene 15 conjugation delays but does not overcome coronavirus proliferation in a model of fulminant hepatitis.
J Virol. 2014 Jun;88(11):6195-204
J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Feb;218(2):306-7
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
Senior Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute (TGHRI)
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto