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WCH Surgeon-in-Chief appointed a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

October 16, 2017

Dr. David Urbach
Dr. David Urbach

Congratulations to Dr. David Urbach, who was appointed a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Sept. 14.

Dr. Urbach is surgeon-in-chief and medical director of perioperative services at Women’s College Hospital, a senior scientist at Women’s College Research Institute and a senior innovation fellow at Women's College Hospital Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care (WIHV). His research investigates approaches to improving the quality of surgical care, including developing methods to evaluate surgical procedures and health technologies.

Fellowship is one of the highest honours a Canadian health scientist can receive. The honour recognizes leadership, creativity, distinction and commitment to health sciences.



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