Vice President – Clinical, University Health Network
Surgical Oncologist and Minimally Invasive Surgeon, University Health Network
Dr. Quereshy is the Interim Vice-President and Site-Lead of Toronto General Hospital and Surgical Oncologist within Princess Margaret Cancer Centre at UHN. His specialty interest focuses in gastrointestinal malignancies and specifically, colorectal cancer. Dr. Quereshy completed his residency training in general surgery, and his fellowship in surgical oncology at the University of Toronto. He received his master’s degree in business administration (MBA) at the Rotman School of Management. He subsequently pursued advanced robotic colorectal fellowship training at the Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong. His academic interests center on operations management and systems efficiency, with the aim of improving cost effectiveness and quality of care. Dr. Quereshy has previously served as medical director of the operating room at the Toronto Western Hospital, as the site lead for gastrointestinal malignancies at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, and is an associate professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto.