Gavin Stuart

Degrees / Designations 

M.D., F.R.C.S.C.

Email Address 
604–827–4303 ext 2604
Mailing Address 
Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Faculty of Medicine Suite 930, 1125 Howe Street Vancouver, BC


Academic Appointment 
Body Locations and Systems 
Women's Health
Other Areas of Research 
Gynecological Cancer

Dr. Stuart is a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of British Columbia (UBC). He previously served as the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at UBC from September 2003 through to September 2015, and UBC’s Vice-Provost Health from 2009 to 2016.

Dr. Stuart received his medical training at the University of Western Ontario and pursued further training in Gynecologic Oncology at Wayne State University in Detroit.

Dr. Stuart has previously been the Chair of the Gynecologic Cancer Intergroup (GCIG); Co-Chair of the Gynecology Site Committee of the NCI Canada; and President of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada. He is the past-Chair of the Board of the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada. He is a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences.

Dr. Stuart remains an active teacher, clinician and researcher at UBC. As an academic clinician, he works with the gynecologic oncology team at Vancouver General Hospital and BC Cancer. He also sits on the Board of a number of public entities including LifeSciences BC and Genome BC.