Barry McLellanChair, MaRS Innovation Board of Directors and President and CEO, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Dr. Barry McLellan is the president and CEO of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ontario. Each year, the hospital conducts more than $120 million in research, provides educational opportunities for 4,000 students and cares for over one million patients.
Dr. McLellan graduated from the University of Toronto with a medical doctorate in 1981 and subsequently trained in emergency medicine, receiving a fellowship in 1985 (specialist in Emergency Medicine).
Dr. McLellan was the director of the Trauma Program and vice president of Specialty Services at Sunnybrook. He was also the director of the hospital’s Emergency Department, Base Hospital Program (paramedic program) and Trauma Research.
Dr. McLellan is a professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto.