UBC Division of Nephrology’s Dr. Jag Gill wins CST Research Excellence Award

Congratulations to Dr. Jag Gill who is the recipient of the Canadian Society of Transplantation’s Research Excellence Award in recognition of research achievement and excellence in the field of transplantation

Dr. Jagbir Gill is an Assistant Professor in the UBC Division of Nephrology. He graduated from UBC’s Faculty of Medicine in 2001 and completed his postgraduate training in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. After completing a postdoctoral fellowship in Kidney Transplantation at the University of California, Los Angeles, and obtaining a Master of Public Health from Harvard, he returned to Vancouver in 2008 to work as a transplant nephrologist at St. Paul’s Hospital.

He is a Canadian Institutes of Health Research-funded clinical researcher, conducting health outcomes research in organ donation and kidney transplantation. His current research examines determinants of the practice of transplant tourism, transplantation options and management of elderly end-stage kidney disease (ESRD) patients, and ethnic and sociodemographic disparities in organ donation and access to kidney transplantation.

Join us in congratulating Dr. Gill on this wonderful achievement!

For more information: https://www.cst-transplant.ca/Award_Recipients.html