West Central CME 2017

March 16-18, 2017 in Banff, Alberta

Scientific Program

The scientific program is subject to changes.

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Dr. R. Douglas Wilson MD

Calgary AB
Present position:
Professor and Department Head Obstetrics and Gynecology (cross appointment Medical Genetics)
Cumming School of Medicine University of Calgary
Alberta Health Services Calgary Zone
Foothills Medical Center, Calgary Alberta Canada
December 2008 - present

Previous Academic Locations:
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia PA
Professor of Surgery / Obstetrics and Gynecology
Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
July 2001-November 2008

University of British Columbia, BC Children’s and Women’s
Hospital, Vancouver BC Canada
Professor of Obstetrics /Gynecology/ Medical Genetics

Educational sites:
Undergraduate: University of British Columbia BSc Chemistry 1971; MSc Genetics 1975
Medical: University of British Columbia 1977
Rotating Internship: Cook Hospital Gisborne NZ 1977-1978
Residency: University of British Columbia O/G 1979-1983
Fellowship: University of British Columbia
MFM/ Med Genetics 1983-1985

Academic and Research Interests: Prenatal Diagnosis (non-invasive; invasive); Fetal Therapy; Fetal Anomalies; Fetal Imaging; Prenatal Screening and Risk Reduction

Editorial Board: Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy; Prenatal Diagnosis; Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Canada

Committee Chair: SOGC Genetics Committee (1988-2016)

Academic Societies: SOGC, ACOG, ISPD / BOD, SMFM, AIUM, Fetoscopy Working Group


I do not have a relationship with a for-profit and/or a not-for-profit organization to disclose.

I do not intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).