Richard Brown

Academic title(s): 

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Division Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Fellowship Director, Advanced Obstetric & Gynecology Ultrasound Fellowship
Fellowship Director, Genetics in Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship

Richard Brown


Hospital title: 
Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology Ultrasound Unit
Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Director of Ultrasound
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Areas of interest: 

Prenatal Diagnosis, Fetal Imaging, Multiple Pregnancy, Fetal therapy, Maternal Cardiac Disease


Dr. Richard Brown completed his medical degree and postgraduate training in London, England, including a fellowship in fetal medicine at the Harris Birthright Research Centre for Fetal Medicine with Professor Kypros Nicolaides. He practiced as a consultant in London before moving to McGill in 2006. He currently directs the divisions of Obstetrics and Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM) at the McGill University Health Center. He is director of ObGyn ultrasound and obstetric director of the Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group, a multidisciplinary group focused on management of fetal malformations. He is an active member of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada being a member of both the Maternal Fetal Medicine and Genetics Committees. Since 2006 he has been an active member of the North American Fetal Therapy Network (NAFTNet) and has twice served on its board. He also serves as an advisory board member for the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ISUOG) and as associate Editor for TOG (Published by the Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, London) and Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing).

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