Visiting Professors

Visiting Professorships

The Orthopaedic Department regularly hosts leaders in the field of Orthopaedics from around the globe. The topic of these Professor visits rotate through the services, including Paediatric Orthopaedics, Spine, Sports Medicine, Trauma, St. Mary's Hospital, Arthroplasty, Tumor, and Foot & Ankle. Listed below are some past and upcoming visits.




Annual Orthopaedic Visiting Professor 

May 11, 2017 – Dr. Michael Baumgaetner, Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale Medical Group – Jo Miller McGill Orthopaedic Visiting Professor

Dr. Michael R. Baumgaertner is an Orthopaedic Traumatologist who is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation at Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. He serves as Chief of the Orthopaedic Trauma Service at Yale - New Haven Hospital, a Level One Trauma Center serving the state of Connecticut. He authored numerous original articles and chapters in orthopaedic textbooks. Dr. Baumgaertner served as President of AO North America for four years, and now Chairs the AONA Board of Directors. Soon after arriving in Montreal, Dr. Baumgaertner joined residents and staff on a friendly Bike Ride on the Lachine canal (Picture 1), followed by dinner with the residents. On the following day, Dr. Baumgaertner opened the morning session with a talk entitled "Pertrochanteric Femur Fractures-Lessons Learned." This was followed by a case presentation, and the Resident Research Paper Competition which were 14 research presentations. A combination of clinical, education and basic science presentations well represented the range of research in the department highlighting the winner of the research prizes. The day concluded with the Annual Department Dinner at the St-James Club. The event continued for the second day at the Jewish General Hospital where Dr. Baumgaertner involved more case discussions and concluded the event with a talked entitled "Nonunions: Basic Principles and Common Sense."  The entire department enjoyed having Dr. Baumgaertner at our institution.

31st Annual Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

November 10, 2016  - Deborah M. Eastwood, MB, ChB, FRCS (London, UK), Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dept. of Orthopaedics, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children; Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Catterall Unit, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital; Orthopaedic Director, Motor Learning Laboratory, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

McGill Orthopaedic Visiting Professor 

May 11-13, 2016 – Professor Robert T. Trousdale, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Chair, Division of Adult Reconstruction, Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor

November 9-10, 2015- Dr. Hae-Ryong Song, Seoul, Korea

Annual Orthopaedic Visiting Professor

Dr. Jay Wunder, MSc, FRCSC, Rubinoff-Gross Chair in Orthopaedic Oncology / Surgeon-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Hospital , Toronto, May 14 & 15, 2015

Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor

Prof. Alain-Charles Masquelet, Hôpital Avicenne de Bobigny, Paris, France 
May 15 & 16, 2014

Visiting Professor –SMH 
Dr. Bruce Levy, Orthopaedic Surgery Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
November 14, 2013

Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor
Dr. Richard Davidson, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Children’s Hospital Philadelphia
October 25 & 26, 2013
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Orthopaedic Spine Visiting Professor
Dr. Shane Burch, Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
October 16 & 17, 2013

Orthopaedic Arthroplasty Visiting Professor
Dr. Mathias P. Bostrom, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
May 9, 2013

Annual Orthopaedic Visiting Professor
Dr. Richard Parker, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
April 11th, 2013 

Orthopaedic Oncology Visiting Professor
Dr. Michelle Ghert
February 14, 2013

Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor: Dr. John Birch, Assistant Chief, Division of Orthopaedics, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
September 13 & 14, 2012

3rd Annual H. Bruce Williams Pediatric Surgical Research Day
Visiting Professor: Dr. Randal R. Betz
June 4, 2012 

Visiting Professor: May 2012

Annual Orthopaedic Visiting Professor and Resident Research Competition
Visiting Professor: Dr. Carlo Bellabarba
March 29 & 30, 2012
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1st Annual Limb Reconstruction Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor: Dr. Robert Rozbruch
March 1, 2012

H. Rocke Robertson Trauma Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor: Dr. Mauricio Lynn
February 1 & 2, 2012 
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McGill Arthroscopy Course
Topic: Shoulder Arthroscopy
Visiting Professor: Dr. Jay Moro
November 11, 2011 

Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor: Dr. James Roach
November 3 & 4, 2011
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22nd Annual Fraser Gurd Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor: Dr. Cy Frank
May 25, 2011
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Annual Orthopaedic Visiting Professor and Resident Research Competition
Visiting Professor: Dr. Ned Amendola
March 30 & 31, 2011
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McGill Arthroscopy Course
Visiting Professor: Dr. Freddy Fu
November 5, 2010

Eugene Rogala Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor: Dr. Mininder Kocher
October 7 & 8, 2010




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