Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
McGill University Health Center
Montreal General Hospital GI Site Director
McGill Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Group
Waqqas Afif completed his medical school (2003), internal medicine and gastroenterology training at McGill University. He went on to complete an additional advanced fellowship in IBD at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He returned to McGill to complete a M. Sc. (Epidemiology) and has been on staff at the McGill University Health Center since 2009.
He is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Gastroenterology and the Montreal General Hospital GI Site Director. His research interests focus on the safety and efficacy of biologic medications in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). He has a particular interest in the use of therapeutic drug monitoring of biologic medications to optimize the treatment of IBD.