Dr. Mark Bernstein

BSc MD FRCSC MHSc

Greg Wilkins - Barrick Chair in International Surgery

Professor, Department of Surgery. University of Toronto

Bio

Mark Bernstein is a neurosurgeon at Toronto Western Hospital and Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto. He currently holds the Greg Wilkins-Barrick Chair in International Surgery to help his global outreach work mainly in sub-Saharan Africa. His clinical neurosurgery practice focuses on malignant brain tumours and novel resource utilization including awake brain tumour surgery and outpatient brain tumour surgery. He also practices home-based palliative care as a member of the staff of the Temmy Latner Center for Palliative Care. He also has a Masters of Health Science in Bioethics and is interested in qualitative and outcomes research. He has published over 400 scientific papers and book chapters, and two books – one on Neuro-Oncology (in its 3rd edition) and one on Surgical Ethics.

Specialty

Neuro-Oncology

Home Based Palliative Care

Diseases Treated

Brain Tumours

Clinics 

Brain Tumour Clinic (Pencer)

Neuro-Oncology Clinic 

Brain Metastasis Clinic

Languages 

English

French 

Contact Information 

Phone: 416 603 6499

Email: mark.bernstein@uhn.ca

Education and Training  

BSc, Physics - University of Toronto, 1972

MD - University of Ottawa, 1976 
Residency - Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, 1976 – 1985 
Research Training - University of California, San Francisco, 1980 - 1982 
MHSc (Bioethics) - University of Toronto, 2001-2003

Academic Affiliations 

Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto

Research Affiliations 

Krembil Research Institute, Division of Patient Based Clinical Research

UHN Research Profile

http://www.uhnresearch.ca/researcher/mark-bernstein

PubMed Link

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov 

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