Lung Transplant Advisory Committee (LuTAC)

The Lung Transplant Advisory Committee (LuTAC) advises on inter-provincial operational and clinical policies, standards of practice and evidence-based practice with respect to lung transplantation.

Members

Title and Organization

Dr. Dale Lien

(Chair)

Program Director, Lung Transplant Program

AHS - University of Alberta Hospital

Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Marcelo Cypel

(Prospect Vice-Chair)

Thoracic Surgeon, Lung Transplant Clinic

UHN - Toronto General Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Robert Levy

Medical Director, Lung Transplant Program

BC Transplant

Vancouver, British Columbia

Dr. Alim Hirji

Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary Medicine

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

University of Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Melinda Solomon

Medical Director, Lung Transplant Program

UHN – The Hospital for Sick Children

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Jussi Tikkanen

Respirologist, Lung Transplant Clinic

UHN - Toronto General Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Charles Poirier

Medical Director, Lung Program

CHUM - Notre Dame Hospital

Montreal, Quebec

Last updated August 2020