Royal College Guest Speakers

2021 Dr. Najma Ahmed
Professor of Surgery and Vice Chair Education, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto Ontario Interim Surgeon-in-Chief, St Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Supervisor of Clinical Fellows, Trauma Services, University of Toronto Executive, Canadian Doctors for Protection from Guns
2019 Dr. Sulaiman Nanji
Surgeon-scientist with the Department of Surgery at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. He has earned a MD, PhD, and designation as a clinical investigator through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
2018 Dr. Christopher Schlachta
Professor of the Departments of Surgery and Oncology, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at Western University, and Medical Director at CSTAR, London Health Sciences Centre
2017 Dr. Adrian Park
Chair, Department of Surgery, Anne Arundel Medical Center
Professor of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
2016 Dr. Carol-anne Moulton
Associate Professor
University of Toronto Staff Surgeon
Division of General Surgery University Health Network Scientist, the Wilson Centre
2015 Dr. Robin McLeod
Professor, Departments of Surgery and Health Policy Management & Evaluation
Vice Chair, Quality & Performance, Department of Surgery University of Toronto
Vice President, Clinical Programs and Quality Initiatives, Cancer Care Ontario
2014 Dr. Susan Reid
Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery, McMaster University
John A. Bauer Chair in Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences.
Hamilton, Ontario
2013 Dr. Andy Smith
Chief, Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook
Regional Vice President, Cancer Care Ontario
Bernard & Ryna Langer Professor and Chair,
Divison of General Surgery, University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
2012 Dr. Quan-Yang Duh
Professor of Surgery and Chief, Section of Endocrine Surgery
Endocrine Surgical and Oncology Clinic
San Francisco, California
2011 Dr. William Tisol
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2010 Dr. Stephen R. Munn
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Clinical Director, Transplantation
University of Aukland, Auckland City Hospital
Auckland, New Zealand
2009 Dr. Mehran Anvari
Professor, Department of Surgery
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario
2008 Dr. Frederick D. Brenneman
Associate Professor
Medical Director, Trauma Services
University of Toronto, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Toronto, Ontario
2007 Dr. Scott A. Shikora
Professor and Chief of Bariatric Surgery
Tufts-New England Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts
2006 Dr. John G. Hunter
Professor and Chair of Surgery
Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, Oregon
2005 Dr. O. James Garden
Professor of Surgery
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Scotland, United Kingdom
2004 Dr. Gerald Fried
Professor of Surgery
McGill University
Montreal, Quebec
2003 Dr. Peter Fletcher
2002 D. Mika Sinanan
2001 Dr. Demetrius Litwin
2000 Dr. Bryce Taylor
1999 Dr. Layton Rikkers
1998 Dr. Roger Keith
1997 Dr. Luc Deschênes
1996 Dr. John Terblanche
1995 Dr. Nathaniel J. Soper
1994 Dr. Eric Poulin
1993 Dr. Allan MacDonald
1992 Dr. Haile T. Debas
1991 Dr. Robert Beart
1990 Dr. Lawrence Way
1989 Mr. Peter Hawley
1988 Dr. A.J. Donovan
1987 Dr. R.J. Kirkpatrick
1986 Dr. D.S. Mulder
1985 Dr. J.H. Duff
1984 Dr. Frederic Inglis
1983 Sir Miles H. Irving
1982 Dr. Robert E Hermann
1981 Dr. Bernard Langer
1980 Dr. Bernard Perey
1979 Dr. Henry Buchwald
1978 Dr. John Braasch
1977 Dr. John Griffiths
1976 Dr. George Sheldon
1975 Dr. Edward Passaro, Jr
1974 Dr. John Palmer
1973 Dr. William Blaisdell
1972 Dr. Jack Farris
1971 Dr. Arthur Localio
1970 Dr. Robert Laird
1969 Dr. Ben Eiseman
1969 Dr. Francis Moore
1969 Dr. Victor Richards
1968 Dr. Samuel Powers, Jr
1967 Dr. Charles Rob
1966 Dr. Lloyd MacLean
1965 Dr. Bentley Colcock
1964 Dr. George Crile, Jr
1963 Dr. James T Priestley
1962 Dr. Charles Child, 3rd
1961 Dr. Harris Shumacker, Jr
1960 Dr. Victor Richards
1959 Dr. W P Longmire, Jr
1958 Dr. Frank Glenn
1957 Dr. Claude Welch
1956 Dr. Richard Cattell
1955 Dr. G A Hallenbeck
1954 Dr. Gordon Murray
1953 Dr. A D McLachlin
1952 Dr. Warren Cole
1951 Dr. O H Wangensteen
1950 Dr. D O Ferris
1949 Dr. O T Clagett
1948 Dr. R M Janes