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Current & Past Fellows

  1. 2021

    Dr. Alice Grassi 

    Dr. Alice Grassi

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Anesthesia for liver transplantation, cardiovascular anesthesia and critical care, mechanical ventilation.

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021
    Contact Dr. Grassi

    Dr. Alice Grassi 

    Dr. Subashini Premaratne

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Anesthesia for hepatobiliary surgery and liver transplant, Critical Care Medicine and neurocritical care

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2021 – March 31, 2021
    Contact Dr. Premaratne

    Dr. Elizabeth Van Rooy 

    Dr. Elizabeth Van Rooy

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Liver transplants

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021
    Contact Dr. Van Rooy
  2. 2020

    Dr. Rebecca Caragata

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Anesthesia for liver transplantation, complex hepatobiliary surgery, cardiovascular surgery and perioperative echocardiography​​

    Fellowship Date: April 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
    Contact Dr. Caragata

    Dr. Alexander McLaren-Blades 

    Dr. Alexander McLaren-Blades, DM, MBBS, BSc

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Anesthesia for abdominal surgery, perioperative pain management

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
    Contact Dr. McLaren-Blades

    Dr. Karla Pungsornruk 

    Dr. Karla Pungsornruk, MBBS, FANZCA

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Anesthesia for hepatobiliary surgery and liver transplant, airway management, anesthesia for ENT surgery

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2020 – December 2020
    Contact Dr. Pungsornruk

    Dr. Niruja Sathiyadevan 

    Dr. Niruja Sathiyadevan, MD, FRCPC

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Coagulopathy and liver transplantation

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020
    Contact Dr. Sathiyadevan

    Dr. Leticia Uzeika 

    Dr. Leticia Uzeika

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Anesthesia for hepatobiliary surgery and liver transplantation, coagulopathy, cardiac anesthesia.

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
    Contact Dr. Uzeika

    Dr. Ezequiel Vidal 

    Dr. Ezequiel Vidal, MD

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto
    Interests: Liver and abdominal transplant surgery; regional anesthesia

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020
    Contact Dr. Vidal
  3. 2019

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    Dr. Yannis Amador, MD

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019
    Contact Dr. Amador

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    Dr. Sinead McCarthy, MB, BCh, BAO, MSc, FCAI

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019

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    Dr. Steven Moore, MD, FRCPC

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of British Columbia

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019

    Dr. Aidan Spring 

    Dr. Aidan Spring, LRCP & SI MB Bch NUI, FCAI, JFICMI, EDIC

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019
    Contact Dr. Spring
  4. 2018

    Dr. Kapil Gupta, DNB, DA, MNBAS

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018
    Contact Dr. Gupta

    Dr. Mohammed Haque, MD, MBBS, BSc, FRCA

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018
    Contact Dr. Haque

    Dr. Daniel Sellers, MD, FRCPC

    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
    University of Toronto

    Fellowship Date: August 1, 2017 – July 31, 2018
    Contact Dr. Sellers
  5. 2017

    Dr. Adam Badenoch, BSc (BioS), BMBS,FANZCA, GCert (Biostat)

    Consultant Anesthetist, Department of Anesthesia & Pain Medicine
    Flinders Medical Centre, South Australia
    Interests: Perioperative blood management, coagulation and transfusion medicine; neuroanesthesia; difficult airway management; biostatistics

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017
    Contact Dr. Badenoch

    Dr. Stuart Cleland, MBBS BSc FRCA

    Consultant in Anesthesia at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Plymouth University of Peninsula School of Medicine and Dentistry
    Interests: Anesthesia for hepatobiliary/upper GI surgery, Obstetric Anesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Blood Conservation

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2015 – January 2017
    Contact Dr. Cleland

    Dr. Helen Lindsay, MBChB, FANZCA

    Specialist Anesthetist, Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
    Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand
    Interests: Vascular, HPB, Regional & Simulation

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017
    Contact Dr. Lindsay
  6. 2016

    Dr. Agrawal Rohit Vijay, MD, MMed (Anesthesia), FANZCA, EDIC

    Consultant, Department of Anesthesia & Critical Care
    Notional University Singapore
    Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore
    Interests: Renal dysfunction; peri-liver transplant; use of OBC in perioperative settings

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016
    Contact Dr. Vijay
  7. 2015

    Dr. Akhil Kant Singh, MD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine & Critical Care
    All India Institute of Medical Services
    Interests: Liver transplantation, point-of-care coagulation testing, resident teaching

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015
    Contect Dr. Singh
  8. 2014

    Dr. Tomasz Bartkowiak

    Staff Anesthesiologist, EDAIC I
    Heliodor Swiecicki Clinical Hospital at the Karol Marcinkowski Medical University, Poznan, Poland
    Poznan University of Medical Science
    Interests: Advanced hemodynamic monitoring, TTE/TEE in perioperative and ICU care, ERAS

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014
    Contact Dr. Bartowiak

    Dr. Nicholas Lightfoot, MBChB, FANZCA

    Honorary Senior Lecturer in Anesthesiology
    University of Auckland
    Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Interests: Orthopaedic and regional anesthesia; Anesthesia for Abdominal Surgery

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014
    Contact Dr. Lightfoot

    Dr. Hamish Mace, FANZCA

    Fiona Stanley Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Interests: Perioperative anemia management, factor concentrates in hemorrhage, point-of-care coagulation, perioperative smoking cessation

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014
    Contact Dr. Mace

    Dr. Gowri Shankar Subash, MD

    Consultant Anesthetist in Liver Transplant, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Anesthesia
    Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Interests: Anaesthesia for liver transplant and hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery

    Fellowship Date: April 1, 2013 – March 31, 2014
  9. 2013

    Dr. Louise Ellard, MBBS, FANZCA

    Department of Anaesthesia Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Australia Clinical Lecturer, University of Melbourne
    Interests: Currently involved in all adult subspecialty anaesthesia, especially liver transplant, major hepatobiliary and cardiac anaesthesia.

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2012 – December 31, 2013
    Contact Dr. Ellard

    Dr. Michael Kluger, MBBS(Hons), FANZCA

    Staff Anesthesiologist
    Royal Melbourne Hospital
    Interests: Cardiac Anesthesia, point of care Ultrasound

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2013
    Contact Dr. Kluger

    Dr. Sabir Said, FFARCSI (Ireland), FRCPC

    Assistance Professor, Department of Anesthesia
    University of Saskatchewan
    Regina General Hospital
    Interests: Perioperative medicine & surgical outcomes after high-risk surgical patients; Enhanced recovery after surgery

    Fellowship Date: October 1, 2012 – September 30, 2013
    Contact Dr. Said
  10. 2010

    Dr. Roberta Vieira, MD

    Anesthesiologist
    Hospital da Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo University (São Paulo University)
    Interests: Liver, pancreas and intestine transplantation and also neurosurgery

    Fellowship Date: January 1, 2010 – December 31, 2010
    Contact Dr. Vieira
  11. 2002

    Dr. Sanjeev Aneja, MD, DNB, FFARCS (Dublin)

    Senior Consultant and Coordinator, Department of Anesthesia
    Apollo Hospital, New Delhi

    Fellowship Date: July 1, 2001 – April 30, 2002
    Contact Dr. Aneja


Dr. Alexander McLaren-Blades 

Dr. Alexander McLaren-Blades, DM, MBBS, BSc

University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Fellow
University of Toronto
Interests: Anesthesia for abdominal surgery, perioperative pain management

Fellowship: July 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
Contact Dr. McLaren-Blades