Division Heads Committee

The Division Heads Committee of Ottawa’s Department of Medicine¬†meets once a month and is responsible for:

  • governing the divisional affairs of the Ottawa Department of Medicine;
  • setting and monitoring the overall strategic divisional direction and the academic goals of the Ottawa Department of Medicine, and each division within the department, in accordance to the academic strategy set by the Executive;
  • establishing relevant divisional policy;
  • implementing the academic mission;
  • ensuring appropriate divisional resources for the creation of new clinical and academic programs in achieving the¬†Ottawa Department of Medicine mandate;
  • monitoring the clinical and academic divisional performance;
  • dispute resolution for all academic issues;

Membership:

The Division Heads Committee is made up of a Division Head or delegate for each of The Ottawa Hospital and University Divisions (see list below). It also includes members of the Department of Medicine Executive Committee, the Internal Medicine Program Director, Dr. Cathy Code and a Chief Resident.

Division Chief/Chair Assistant Location Phone Number
Cardiology Dr. Rob Beanlands Carrie Barlow UOHI 613 798 5555 ext.15296
Clinical Epidemiology Dr. Dean Fergusson Jodi Peters General Campus 613 737 8899 ext. 79842
Dermatology Dr. Mark Kirchhof Cheryl Rouselle Civic Campus 613 798 5555 ext. 19392
Endocrinology & Metabolism Dr. Heather Lochnan Debbie McGuire Riverside Campus 613 738 8400 ext. 81941
Gastroenterology Dr. Alaa Rostom Christine Brown Civic Campus 613 798 5555 ext. 10215
General Internal Medicine Dr. Alan Karovitch Donna Young General Campus 613 737 8899 ext. 78948
Geriatrics Dr. Alan Huang Debbie Clement Civic Campus 613 798 5555 ext. 14795
Hematology Dr. Marc Rodger Michèle Willson General Campus 613 737 8899 ext. 74641
Infectious Diseases Dr. Jonathan Angel Jill Beck General Campus 613 737 8899 ext. 72406
Medical Oncology Dr. David Stewart Jody Chatters General Campus 613 737 7700 ext. 70166
Nephrology Dr. Greg Knoll Valerie Duffin Riverside Campus 613 738 8400 ext. 82536
Neurology Dr. David Grimes Kristina Zacharias Civic Campus 613 798 5555 ext. 18162
Nuclear Medicine Dr. Lionel Zuckier Bilquis Hyder Ali General Campus 613 737 8899 ext. 78528 x3
Palliative Care Dr. Jill Rice (interim) Rose Ireland Bruyere 613 562 6262 ext. 4008
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. Shawn Marshall Lynne Fraser The Rehabilitation Centre 613 737 7350 ext. 75306
Respirology Dr. Gonzalo Alvarez Leslie Goulding General Campus 613 737 8899 ext. 74729
Rheumatology Dr. Antonio Cabral Natasha Vaz Riverside Campus 613 738 8400 ext. 81839