MD - Great Distinction ( Saskatchewan 1981)
Dr. David Ansley is a clinician scientist with 25 years experience in clinical care, research and teaching. His area of specialization is cardiac anaesthesiology. Research in Dr. Ansley’s group has mainly centred on patient oriented, translational clinical investigation of anesthetic mediated cardioprotection. Dr. Ansley has been principle investigator funded from competitive sources such as Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) and Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society (CAS). He has collaborated with other research groups at UBC, and at national and international levels in multicentre studies of perioperative myocardial ischemia and blood conservation strategies for cardiac surgery. He has more than 100 published manuscripts, abstracts and conference proceedings. He is an invited reviewer for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, and the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society, and he is a sought after reviewer for nearly one dozen scientific journals.
PRO-TECT II : Propofol Cardioprotection for Type II Diabetics
Propofol Mediated Cytoprotection : Role of STAT3- Akt Crosstalk in Cardiomyoblasts
Effect of Propofol on Insulin Receptor/Glut1 or -4 Transporter Cellular Adaptation
GCPR-RTK Receptor Biology of Propofol Cytoprotection in H9c2 Cells