Department of Critical Care

Research Personnel


University of Alberta


Sean M Bagshaw Associate Professor, Director of Critical Care Research (780) 492-3817
Michael Jacka Clinical Professor (780) 492-8597
Constantine Karvellas
Assistant Professor (780) 492-4390
Wendy Sligl
Associate Clinical Professor (780) 492-8311
Sean van Diepen
Assistant Professor
(780) 492-8597
David Zygun
Department Chair and Professor
(780) 492-8597
Nadia Baig Clinical Research Coordinator
(780) 492-9951
Vacant Clinical Research Coordinator
(780) 492-9951
Jane Holman Research Administrative Assistant
(780) 492-3817
Dawn Opgenorth Project Manager (780) 492-4698




Royal Alexandra Hospital


Mark Joffe
Senior Medical Director (780) 735-5678
DJ (Jim) Kutsogiannis Research Director (780) 735-4096
Elizabeth Papathanassoglou Associate Professor (780) 492-5674
David Zygun Division Director and Professor (780) 492-8597
Cathy Alberda Nutrition Practice Lead
(780) 735-4439
Richard Fox Surgeon, Site Chief
(780) 735-4096
Nadine Grant
Research Assistant (780) 735-4096
Tayne Hewer
Administrative Lead, Research Coordinator
(780) 735-4096
Gwynne MacDonald Clinical Nurse Specialist (780) 735-5608
Pat Thompson
Research Manager, QA Manager
(780) 735-4096