Ian McGilvray

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​
HPB (Oxford). 2011 Jan;13(1):24-32
DuBay DA, Sandroussi C, Kachura JR, Ho CS, Beecroft JR, Vollmer CM, Ghanekar A, Guba M, Cattral MS, McGilvray ID, Grant DR, Greig PD
J Virol. 2010 Dec;84(23):12419-28
Ma XZ, Bartczak A, Zhang J, Khattar R, Chen L, Liu MF, Edwards A, Levy G, McGilvray ID
Am J Transplant. 2010 Feb;10(2):364-71
Adcock L, Macleod C, Dubay D, Greig PD, Cattral MS, McGilvray I, Lilly L, Girgrah N, Renner EL, Selzner M, Selzner N, Kashfi A, Smith R, Holtzman S, Abbey S, Grant DR, Levy GA, Therapondos G
J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Jun;14(6):1027-30
Sandroussi C, McGilvray ID
Am J Transplant. 2010 Mar;10(3):612-8
Guba M, Adcock L, MacLeod C, Cattral M, Greig P, Levy G, Grant D, Khalili K, McGilvray ID
Liver Transpl. 2009 Dec;15(12):1776-82
Selzner M, Kashfi A, Cattral MS, Selzner N, Greig PD, Lilly L, McGilvray ID, Therapondos G, Adcock LE, Ghanekar A, Levy GA, Renner EL, Grant DR
Br J Surg. 2009 Dec;96(12):1429-36
Dubay D, Gallinger S, Hawryluck L, Swallow C, McCluskey S, McGilvray I
Gastroenterology. 2010 Mar;138(3):1123-33.e1-3
Chen L, Borozan I, Sun J, Guindi M, Fischer S, Feld J, Anand N, Heathcote J, Edwards AM, McGilvray ID
Liver Transpl. 2009 Nov;15(11):1594-604
Selzner M, Selzner N, Chen L, Borozan I, Sun J, Xue-Zhong M, Zhang J, McGilvray ID
Ann Surg. 2010 Jan;251(1):153-7
Selzner M, Kashfi A, Cattral MS, Selzner N, McGilvray ID, Greig PD, Levy GA, Renner EL, Grant DR



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