Leadership & Founding Members

Chair:
Timur Ozelsel, MD
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


Vice Chair:
Rakesh Sondekoppam, MD
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


CME Liaison:
Pete Pelletier, MD
RUSH University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Newsletter Liaison:
Vivian Ip, MBChB, FRCA
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


Social Media Liaison:
Hari Kalagara, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL


Website Liaison:
Vishal Uppal , MD
Nova Scotia Health Authority 
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada 

Founding Members:

  • Asokumar Buvanendran, MD
  • Vincent Chan, MD, FRCPC, FRCA
  • Hesham Elsharkawy, MD, MBA, MSc
  • Andrew Gray, MD, PhD
  • Jean-Louis Horn, MD
  • Vivian Ip, MBChB, FRCA
  • Edward Mariano, MD, MAS
  • Colin McCartney, MBChB, PhD
  • Timur Ozelsel, MD
  • Richard Rosenquist, MD
  • Suresh Santhanam, MD
  • Rakesh Sondekoppam, MD
  • Ban Tsui, MD