Dr. Philip Belitsky reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Belitsky is a professor emeritus in the Department of Urology at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has been director of Transplantation Services at Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre in Halifax. He has been the chairperson on many university and hospital committees. In addition, he has been a visiting professor at several universities in Canada and the United States and abroad.
Dr. Belitsky has been a principal or co-investigator for multiple transplantation studies. He also has been an invited speaker at numerous medical conferences in Canada and the United States and internationally.
Dr. Belitsky is the inaugural chairperson for the Canadian Council for Donation and Transplantation and was the co-chairperson for the National Coordinating Committee on Organ Tissue Donation, Distribution, and Transplantation. He was also a member of the editorial board for the Canadian Journal of Urology.
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