Mark Crowther, MD MSc FRCPC FRSC

Chair, Department of Medicine
Leo Pharma Chair in Thromboembolism
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON

Dr. Mark Crowther trained in Internal Medicine and received his MD from the University of Western Ontario. At McMaster University, he was trained in Hematology and completed a focused Research Fellowship in Thromboembolism at McMaster University under the direction of Drs Ginsberg, Weitz and Hirsh. He is currently Chair and Professor in the Department of Medicine and is the Leo Pharma Chair in Thromboembolism Research, all at McMaster University. He is Deputy Chair of the Senior Research Committee for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Treasurer of the American Society of Hematology, and past President of The Anticoagulation Forum.

Dr. Crowther’s clinical activities focus on caring for patients with thromboembolic disorders and managing complications treatments for thromboembolic diseases and other hematologic conditions. His research includes examining the optimal methods to prevent and treat arterial and venous thrombosis. His primary areas of research impact are in the management of patients with antiphospholipid antibodies, the prevention of venous thrombosis in patients in the intensive care unit, studies examining optimal management of both parenteral and oral anticoagulants, and defining best practices in the use of vitamin Kin patients with excess warfarin effect.

Dr. Crowther has more than 500 peer reviewed publications with an H factor of more than 115 (Google Scholar) and has presented at more than 550 meetings worldwide, including the American Heart Association, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. He has been inducted into the Royal Society of Canada for his research and for his humanitarian work in Uganda.

Other Faculty Members

Abraham, Bincy P.

Adachi, Jonathan D.

Afif, Waqqas

Ananthakrishnan, Ashwin

Anglin, Rebecca

Armuzzi, Alessandro

Van Assche, Gert

Barbara, Giovanni

Baumgart, Daniel C

Beck, Paul L.

Ben-Horin, Shomron

Benchimol, Eric

Bernard, Edmond-Jean

Bernstein, Charles N.

Bessissow, Talat

Bitton, Alain

Bradette, Marc

Bressler, Brian

Carbonnel, Franck

Cohen, Russell D.

Colombel, Jean-Frédéric

Croitoru, Kenneth

Crowther, Mark

Dieleman, Leo A.

Dubinsky, Marla C.

Feagan, Brian G.

Fedorak, Richard N.

Forbes, Alastair

Fowler, Sharyle

Gasche, Christoph

Ghosh, Subrata

Graff, Lesley

Greenberg, David E.

Gregor, James C.

Griffiths, Anne M.

Gruchy, Steven E.

Guimarães, Luís S.

Haider, Shariq

Halder, Smita LS

Hanauer, Stephen B.

Hart, Ailsa

Hazlewood, Glen S.

Hirschfield, Gideon

Huang, Vivian

Hunt, Richard H.

Iacucci, Marietta

Jairath, Vipul

Jeejeebhoy, Khursheed N.

Jones, Jennifer

Kennedy, Erin

Khanna, Reena

Kroeker, Karen I.

Kumar, Deepali

Lakatos, Peter Laszlo

Leung, Yvette PY.

Lima, Hermênio

Loftus, Edward V. Jr.

Long, Millie D.

Loomes, Dustin

Ma, Christopher

Mahadevan, Uma

Markowitz, James

Marshall, John K.

McCurdy, Jeffrey

Melmed, Gil Y.

Munkholm, Pia

Murthy, Sanjay

Narula, Neeraj

Ng, Siew

Nguyen, Geoffrey C.

Panaccione, Remo

Paré, Pierre

Peerani, Farhad

Plamondon, Sophie

Regueiro, Miguel

Render, Craig

Riddell, Robert

Robert, Magali

Rosenfeld, Greg

Rotstein, Coleman

Sandborn, William J.

Seidman, Ernest G

Seow, Cynthia

Shah, Hemant

Shanahan, Fergus

Sheasgreen, Christopher

Silverberg, Mark S

Singh, Siddharth

Stapleton, Melanie

Steinhart, A. Hillary

Stretton, Jennifer

Sutherland, Lloyd R.

Switzer, Connie M.

Targownik, Laura

Thomson, Alan BR

Travis, Simon PL.

Urton, Todd E.

Vande Casteele, Niels

Vermeire, Séverine

Walsh, Scott

Williams, Chadwick

Wine, Eytan