CAGS Board of Directors

  • President – Dr. Sean Cleary
  • President-Elect – Dr. Brent Zabolotny
  • Past President – Dr. Mark Walsh
  • Secretary-Treasurer – Dr. Shiva Jayaraman
  • Member at Large, Community – Dr. Kevin Lefebvre
  • Member at Large, Academic-  Dr. Carolyn Nessim
  • Division Chiefs – Dr. Margherita Caddudu
  • Equity, Diversity and Inclusion – Dr. Ahmer Karimuddin
  • Education – Dr. Gary Gamme
  • Membership & Engagement – Dr. Julie Tousignant
  • Patient Care – Dr. Kelly Vogt
  • Postgraduate Education Committee – Dr. Alex Mathieson
  • Provincial Representatives – Dr. Peggy Tuttle
  • Residents’ Committee – Dr. Ashley Robinson & Dr. Sarah Mansouri
  • Research – Dr. Rebecca Auer
  • Rural Surgery – Dr. Stephen Hiscock
  • Women in Surgery – Dr. Lanni Li

Advisory Committee

  • Acute Care Surgery Committee
    • Chair – Dr. Kelly Vogt
    • Vice-Chair – Dr. Patrick Murphy
  • Clinical Practice Committee
    • Chair: Dr. Lanny Li
    • Vice-Chair – Dr. Dr. Ahmad Elnahas
  • Endoscopy Committee
    • Chair – Dr. Jeff Hawel
    • Vice-Chair: Dr. Andras Fecso
  • Examination Development Committee
    • Chair – Dr. Paola Fata
    • Vice-Chair – Dr. Kate McKendy
  • Global Surgery Committee
    • Chair – Dr. Anise Barton
    • Vice-Chair – Dr. Emilie Joos
  • 2024 CSF Program Committee
    • Chair – Dr. Ahmer Karamuddin
    • Vice-Chair – Dr. Marylise Boutros
  • Provincial Representative, British Columbia/Yukon – Dr. Akushla Wijayanayagam
  • Provincial Representative, Alberta/NWT – Dr. Anthony Gomes
  • Provincial Representative, Saskatchewan – Dr. Suzanne Meiers
  • Provincial Representative, Manitoba – Dr. Sarah Steigerwald
  • Provincial Representative, Ontario – Dr. Kevin Lefebvre
  • Provincial Representative, Québec – Dr. Chadey Assane
  • Provincial Representative, New Brunswick – Dr. Jo-Anne Attard
  • Provincial Representative, Nova Scotia – Dr. Andrea Faryniuk
  • Provincial Representative, Newfoundland & Labrador – Dr. Peggy Tuttle
  • Provincial Representative, Prince Edward Island – Dr. Patrick McRea