Position:
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division:
Gastroenterology
Affiliations
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Canadian Medical Protective Association
Doctors of BC
BC society of Gastroenterology
Canadian Medical Association
Recent Publications:
  • Targownik LE1, Murthy S, Keyvani L, Leeson S. The role of rapid endoscopy for high-risk patients with acute nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Can J Gastroenterol. 2007 Jul;21(7):425-9.
  • Murthy S, Keyvani L, Leeson S, Targownik LE. Intravenous versus high-dose oral proton pump inhibitor therapy after endoscopic hemostasis of high-risk lesions in patients with acute nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Dig Dis Sci. 2007 Jul;52(7):1685-90. Epub 2007 Mar 24.
  • Keyvani L, Murthy S, Leeson S, Targownik LE. Pre-endoscopic proton pump inhibitor therapy reduces recurrent adverse gastrointestinal outcomes in patients with acute non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2006 Oct 15;24(8):1247-55.
  • Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics; 25 (3): 344-5. Authors’ reply published on following paper: Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics; 24: 1247-55. Paper published on ”Pre-endoscopic Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy Reduces Recurrent Adverse Gastrointestinal Outcomes in Patients with Acute Non-variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Keyvani L, Murthy S, Leeson S, Targownik LE.
Awards & Recognition:
  • 2021: Honour Roll for Clinical Teaching Excellence (UBC Department of Medicine)