After undergraduate training in physics and science, Dr. Lesiuk received his medical degree from the University of Manitoba. Following a mixed surgical internship, he completed a residency in neurosurgery at the University of Manitoba followed by a fellowship in NMR imaging and spectroscopy for cerebral ischemia with the Medical Research Council of Canada in Winnipeg.He has worked as an investigator with the Neuroscience Research Group at the Loeb Research Institute in Ottawa and holds a cross appointment to the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology of the University of Ottawa. He is particularly interested in vascular neurosurgery and has published several articles on the management of cerebral ischemia with neuroprotective agents. Dr. Lesiuk received the Faculty Award for Best Teacher in the Department of Surgery at the University of Ottawa in 1999.
Dr. Howard J. Lesiuk, MD, FRCSC, BSc
Associate Professor, University of OttawaUniversity of Ottawa Chief and Divisional Head, Division of Neurosurgery, The Ottawa Hospital