Our Leadership

Our forward-looking leadership team is comprised of dedicated and experienced professionals. Working with department staff, trainees, and faculty members, our leadership team leverages their combined knowledge and experience to provide strategic direction for the Department of Orthopaedics.


Kishore Mulpuri
MBBS, MS, MHSc, FRCS(C)
Professor & Head, Department of Orthopaedics


Colin Landells
MD, FRCS(C), Dip. ABOS, Dip. Sport Med
Clinical Associate Professor & Associate Head, Vancouver Island


Michael Moran
MD, FRCS(C)
Clinical Professor & Associate Head, Northern BC


Thomas Oxland
BASc, MASc, PhD
Professor & Associate Head, Research


Lise Leveille
MD, FRCS(C), PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor & Director, Undergraduate Medical Education

Peter J. O’Brien
MD, FRCS(C)
Associate Professor & Deputy Head, Department of Orthopaedics


Robert McCormack
MD, FRCS(C)
Professor Emeritus & Associate Head, Fraser


John Oliver
MD, FRCS(C)
Clinical Associate Professor & Associate Head, Interior


Henry Broekhuyse
MD, FRCS(C)
Clinical Professor & Director, Postgraduate Medical Education


Nelson Greidanus
MD, MPH, FRCS(C)
Assistant Professor & Director, Continuing Professional Development


Past Leaders

Bassam A. Masri
MD, FRCS(C)
Professor & Head
Department of Orthopaedics
2007-2020


Robert W. McGraw
MD, FRCS(C)
Professor & Head
Department of Orthopaedics
1984-1995


Kenneth S. Morton
MD, FRCS(C)
Professor & Head
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
1973-1984

Clive P. Duncan
MD, MSc, FRCS(C), FAAOS
Professor Emeritus & Head
Department of Orthopaedics
1996-2006


Frank P. Patterson
MD, CM, DSc(Hon), FRCS(C), FACS
Professor & Head
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
1951-1973