Dr. Andrew Samis
MD PhD FRCSC
Dr. Samis has a Bachelor’s, Master’s, MD, and PhD from Queen’s University, as well as General Surgery and Critical Care Medicine fellowships. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, American College of Surgeons, and American College of Chest Physicians. He is a Intensivist, General Surgeon, and Stroke Champion in Belleville, Ontario and a Trauma Team Leader, Medical Response Team physician, Cardiac Sciences Unit Intensivist, and Coroner in Kingston. He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Queen’s. Dr. Samis has interests in diet and cardiovascular disease and hyper acute stroke care. He was a member of the expert panel that helped create the Heart and Stroke Foundation Position Statement on Saturated Fat. He is a frequent invited speaker at national conferences throughout Canada.