DR. ROBERT LEVY
Dr. Levy trained in Internal and Respiratory Medicine at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and was a Research Director at the Meakins-Christie Laboratories. He is currently a Professor of Medicine at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He is former Director of the Respiratory Division at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver, BC and Past-President of the Canadian Thoracic Society.
Dr. Levy is the Medical Director of the British Columbia Lung Transplant Program and Associate Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program at Vancouver General Hospital. He is the Medical Director for the Vancouver Coastal Health Regional Medicine Program. He is also the Specialist Lead for the Providence Health Care Chronic Disease Management Strategy.
Dr. Levy’s major research interests are related to physiologic and functional outcomes following lung transplantation. He has additional interests related to chronic disease management and global health in resource-challenged settings.