Mark A. Chilvers MRCP, M.D.

Consultant, BC Children's Hospital

Dr Mark Chilvers is a clinical associate professor at the University of British Columbia. Since 2008 he has worked at BC Children's Hospital as a paediatric respirologist in the Division of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine and as the Clinic Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Clinic.He graduated from the University of Leicester, UK. In 1997 Dr Chilvers spent two years as a cystic fibrosis fellow in Leicester. During this period he conducted research into ciliary function and completed a thesis entitled Human Respiratory Cilia for which he was awarded a Doctorate of Medicine.Following this he undertook higher specialist training in respiratory paediatrics. This culminated with a fellowship in paediatric respiratory medicine at BC Children's Hospital.In addition to interests in respiratory paediatrics and cystic fibrosis, Dr Chilvers has a special interest in Non-CF bronchiectasis, clinical network development and quality improvement. He has published over 20 peer reviewed papers