David Sigalet MD,MSc,PhD,FRCSC

David SigaletMD,MSc,PhD,FRCSC

Chief Clinical Services Officer
  • About David

    Chief Clinical Services Officer

    Professor Sigalet is a Pediatric General Surgeon with more than 25 years’ experience in surgery, research and academia. He is also appointed as Professor of Surgery and Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar and Adjunct Professor of Surgery in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary.

    Professor Sigalet is the President of the World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons, a member of the Publications Committee for the American Pediatric Surgery Association, and a member of the Editorial Boards of both the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada and the Canadian Journal of Surgery.

    Prior to joining Sidra, Professor Sigalet was Professor of Surgery in the Department of Pediatric General Surgery at the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, University of Calgary, one of Canada’s top research universities. Before taking up his position at the University of Calgary, Dr. Sigalet held a post at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor.

    Education
    • MD

      University of British Columbia - 1983

    • M.Sc.

      Experimental Surgery University of Alberta - 1988

    • PhD

      Experimental Surgery - 1991

    Publications
    • A safety and pharmacokinetic dosing study...
    • Development of a Unifying Target and Consensus..
    • Development of a Unifying Target and Consensus..
    • Effects of exogenous glucagon-like peptide-2...
    Languages Spoken

    English