2018 Faculty

Program Director

Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery
Department of Immunology, University of Toronto
Director Ross Tilley Burn Centre
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Chair in Burn Research
Senior Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Institute


Lindsay Burnett RN BScN MN
Clinical Nurse Educator
Burns, Plastics, Head & Neck Cancer Surgery
Foothills Medical Centre

Ali Izadpanah MD CM MSC FRCSC
Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon
Associate Professor, University of Montreal

Sarvesh Logsetty MD FRCSC FACS
Director Manitoba Firefighters Burn Unit
Associate Professor, Plastic & General Surgery
Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Health
University of Manitoba

Claudia Malic MD MRCS(Eng) MD FRCS(Plast) FRCSC
Paediatric Plastic Surgeon
Director of Research
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa

Anthony Papp MD PhD FRCSC
Plastic Surgeon
Medical Director, BC Professional Firefighters Burn Unit
Clinical Professor, University of British Columbia
Vancouver BC

Isabelle Perreault MD FRCSC
Pediatric Burn Division
Sainte-Justine Mother and Child University Hospital Center
Associate Professeur
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery
University of Montreal

Shahriar Shahrokhi MD FRCSC
Attending Surgeon, Ross Tilley Burn Centre,
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Coordinator of Medical Education, RTBC
Lecturer, University of Toronto, Division of Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgery

Karen E. Smith RN MHS
Interim Operations Director, Tory Trauma Program
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Guest Speakers

Kevin K. Chung MD FCCM FACP
Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Chair, Department of Medicine (MED)
F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine –
“America’s Medical School”
Uniformed Services University

Matthias B. Donelan MD
Chief of Staff
Shriners Hospitals for Children – Boston
Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Visiting Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

Nicole S. Gibran MD FACS
David & Nancy Auth – Washington Research Foundation
Chair in Restorative Burn Surgery
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education
Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington
Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Washington
Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington

David G. Greenhalgh MD FACS
Professor and Chief of Burns University of California Davis
Chief of Burns Shriners Hospitals for
Children Northern California

Peter O Kwan BScE MD PhD FRCSC
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Pediatric and Adult Burn Surgeon
2D Department of Surgery
University of Alberta Hospital

Tam N. Pham MD FACS
Director, UW Medicine Regional Burn Center
Haborview Medical Center – Seattle
Professor of Surgery
University of Washington

Steven E. Wolf MD FACS
Golden Charity Guild Charles R Baxter Chair
Professor and Vice-Chairman for Research
Department of Surgery
Chief, Burn Section, Division of Burn/Trauma/Critical Care
Southwestern Medical Center, University of Texas
Editor-in-Chief, Burns

First Responders Faculty

Geoff Boisseau
Toronto Professional Fire Fighters Association
IAFF Local 3888

Lionel Crowther
Senior Fire Fighter – City of Winnipeg
IAFF 13th District Burn Foundation Coordinator
IAFF Master Instructor – Fire Ground Survival Program
Peer Supporter for Fire Fighter Peer Support Program

Bernice Halsband
Toronto Professional Fire Fighters Association
IAFF Local 3888

Scott Marks
IAFF Assistant to the General President for
Canadian Operations

Phil Tammaro
Fire Fighter/EMT
Professional Fire Fighter in Massachusetts
Board Certified Public Fire & Life Safety Educator
IAFF 3rd District Burn Coordinator

Ken Webb
Executive Officer – EMS Committee Chair
Toronto Professional Firefighters Association
IAFF Local 3888