Dr. Stephen Fort reviews medical content for
Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better
health decisions. Dr. Fort is an interventional cardiologist at the Kelowna General Hospital in British Columbia, Canada, and former Associate Professor and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories at Dalhousie University and Queen
Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He is a frequent
lecturer on cardiovascular topics.
MB, ChB: University of Leeds, Leeds, England,
Medical and Surgical House Officer: St. James's University
Hospital, Leeds, England, 1984–1985
Senior House Officer in General
Medicine: Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, England,
Senior House Officer in Chest Medicine and Haematology:
Killingbeck Hospital, Leeds, England, 1986
Endocrinology and Senior House Officer in Cardiology: University Hospital,
Cardiff, Wales, 1987
Registrar in Nephrology: Cardiff Royal
Infirmary, Cardiff, Wales, 1987–1988
General/Respiratory Medicine and Geriatric/General Medicine: University
Hospital, Cardiff, Wales, 1988–1989
Registrar in Cardiology and
Gastroenterology: University Hospital, Cardiff, Wales, 1989
Registrar in Cardiology: Royal London Hospital, London,
MD: University of Leeds, Leeds, England,
Senior Registrar in Cardiology: Western General Hospital and
Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1993–1995
Senior Fellow in
Interventional Cardiology: Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON,
Senior Registrar in Cardiology: Western General Hospital
and Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1996–1998
Fellow in Cardiology: Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Science Centre and
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 1998–2000
Royal College of
Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Internal Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Royal College of Physicians (UK)
Associate Professor, Dalhousie University,
Halifax, NS, 2003–2009
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 2000–2003
Intravascular Ultrasound Core Laboratory, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON,
Dr. Fort has a preceptorship agreement with the Boston Scientific Corporation.
August 23, 2013
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