D. Ross Brown, OMM CD BSc MA MD FRCSC FACS


Commander (R), General and Trauma Surgery
Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia
Adjunct Professor, Branch for International Surgical Care, Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia
Regional Medical Director- Trauma Vancouver Coastal Health
Associate Medical Director, Canadian Forces Trauma Training Centre(W)
Co-Senior Medical Director, VCH – Coastal Community of Care
Instructor and Director – Advanced Trauma Life Support Course, Vancouver, BC
Active Staff, Vancouver General Hospital

City: Vancouver
Hospital Authority: Vancouver Coastal Health
Address: Trauma Services
855 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9

Phone: 604.875.5746 c/o  Administrative/Clinical Assistant: Gazaleh Tobias
Fax: 604.875.5348

Email: ross.brown@vch.ca

Special Interests

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

Teaching Interests:

  • Trauma and surgical education
  • Telemedicine
  • Military medicine
  • Medical Leadership and team function
  • Complex GI surgery
  • Definitive Surgical Trauma Care Course
  • Military Intensive Trauma Team Training Course