Investigator, Lady Davis Institute
Chief, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jewish General Hospital
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Milton Leong Chair in Reproductive Medicine, McGill University
Dr. Togas Tulandi is the Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal, and a tenured Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Milton Leong Chair in Reproductive Medicine at McGill University. In addition to his medical degrees, he has a Master of Science degree in Health Care Management from Harvard University (2005).
Dr. Tulandi has a passion for teaching and research. Before starting a fellowship program in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery in 2006, he was a program director in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at McGill University. Dr. Tulandi has published more than 300 articles, 350 abstracts, 60 book-chapters, and 12 books. He is listed in Best Doctors in Canada and is a contributor to UpToDate.
He has served as an editorial board member for ten journals, including Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic and Obstetrics Investigation (Associate Editor), Seminars in Reproductive Medicine, and Reproductive BioMedicine (Associate Editor). He is a regular reviewer for many journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fertility Sterility, Human Reproduction, and the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Tulandi is a recipient of several awards, including the International Federation of Fertility Society (IFFS) Award (1998), Award of Excellence in Reproductive Medicine (2002), and Carl Nimrod Educator Award (2008). He is the Vice Chair of the Specialty Committee in Gynecologic Endocrinology and Infertility of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2007- ), and Vice Chair of the Examination Board (2008- ). He is internationally known, and active, in several societies (President of the Society of Reproductive Surgeons, 2005; President of the Council for Gynecologic Endoscopy, 2007-2009, Vice President of the Fellowship Board of the American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopists and the Society for Reproductive Surgeons, 2010- ).
Major Research Activities
In addition to his clinical and administrative responsibilities, Dr. Tulandi is a busy clinical investigator. As a reproductive endocrinologist and minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon, his research has been in the area of infertility, endometriosis, adhesions, reproductive and endoscopic surgery, and, recently, in fertility preservation.
Tulandi T, Al-Sannan B, Akbar G, Ziegler C, Miner L. Prospective study of intraabdominal adhesions among women of different races with or without keloids. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Feb;204(2):132.e1-4. Epub 2010 Oct 25.Das M, Shehata F, Moria A, Holzer H, Son WY, Tulandi T. Ovarian response to gonadotropins and oocyte maturity in women with malignancy. Fertil Steril 2011;96:122-5. Moria A, Das M, Shehata F, Holzer H, Son WY, Tulandi T. Ovarian reserve and oocyte maturity in women with malignancy undergoing in vitro maturation treatment. Fertil Steril 2011;95:1621-3.