Rubin, B. B.

RubinSurgeon Name:  Dr. Barry Rubin

Title: Professor of Surgery, University of Toronto
Chair and Program Medical Director

Peter Munk Cardiac Centre

Chair, Mount Sinai Hospital University Health Network

Academic Medical Organizations

Hospital Name:  Toronto General Hospital

Address:  200 Elizabeth Street, EN6-224, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2C4
416 340 3645

Fax:  416 340 5029


Administrative Assistant:  Juliet Khan -clinical Tel: 416-340-364

Email:   / Amicie Davies – administration

Tel: 416-340-3151 Email:


Dr. Rubin completed a B.Sc. in physics and physiology and medical school at McGill University, and a PhD in Experimental Medicine and General and Vascular Surgery training at the University of Toronto. He is certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in these specialties, and received the Bernard Langer Award as the outstanding graduate of the Surgical Scientist Program in 1993. Dr. Rubin joined University Health Network (UHN) in 1995, and is currently Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto.


Dr. Rubin received the Wylie Scholar Award in 1998 from the Foundation for Vascular Cures, San Francisco and is the only Canadian recipient of this award. He has been funded continuously for basic science research by CIHR from 2002 – 2017.


Dr. Rubin was Head of Vascular Surgery from 2001 – 2010. He has been Chair and CEO of the Mount Sinai Hospital UHN Academic Medical Organization since 2003 and Medical Director of the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre at UHN since 2010. Dr. Rubin was Chair of the Expert Panel on Appropriate Utilization of Imaging Studies, Ontario from 2012 – 2014.


Clinical Interests:

Vascular and endovascular surgery


Academic Interests:

Health care policy, physician funding models, molecular regulation of left ventricular remodeling after myocardial infarction, phospholipid metabolism.







McGill University, Montreal, Quebec

BSc, Joint Major: Physiology and Physics


McGill University, Montreal, Quebec



Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto



Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Fellow – General Surgery


Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Fellow – Vascular Surgery