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Dr. Robert H. Hyland

 
Biographical Sketch
University Appointments
Hospital Appointments
Clinical Activities
Educational Activities
Current Activities
Selected Publications
Chapters and Monographs

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Hyland graduated in Medicine from the University of Toronto in 1973. He then did his postgraduate training in Internal Medicine and Respirology in Toronto and Winnipeg. He returned to the University of Toronto in 1978 and was appointed on staff at the Wellesley Hospital at that time. He remained on staff at the Wellesley Hospital until 1998. During that time he became Chief of the Division of Respirology and Critical Care Medicine and eventually Physician-In-Chief. After the amalgamation of Wellesley Hospital and St. Michael's Hospital in 1998 Dr. Hyland became Associate Physician-In-Chief at St. Michael's Hospital and Chief of the Division of Respirology. In 1999 Dr. Hyland was appointed Physician-In-Chief at St. Michael's Hospital. Other positions Dr. Hyland has held include President of both the Ontario Thoracic Society and the Canadian Thoracic Society as well as Governor for the province of Ontario for the American College of Chest Physicians. He continues to have a consultant practice in Respirology and to be involved in clinical research.

University Appointments

Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto

Hospital Appointments

Physician-In-Chief, St. Michael's Hospital

Clinical Activities

Respirology consultant

Educational Activities

Morning Report, Chest X-ray Seminars, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Clinical Teaching

Continuing Medical Education and Community Education: St. Michael's Hospital Board Retreat - Lost in Translation with Orie Rotstein, October 2006
Ontario Hospital Association Annual Meeting - Prescription for Success, November 2006
Participant, International HHT Clinical Guidelines Conference, Toronto, November 2006

Current Local, Provincial, National and International Activities

Editor, Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Member, Long Range Planning Committee, Ontario Thoracic Society

Selected Recent Publications

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Chapters and Monographs

Hemoptysis in Older Adults: Etiology, Diagnosis and Management. S Gupta, RH Hyland. Geriatrics in Aging 2005; 8(1):28-32

Pneumonia in the Elderly. E. Wilcox, R. H. Hyland. Parkhurst Exchange March 2005; 13(3):82-83