Department of Emergency Medicine
School of Medicine Queen's University

Michael O'Connor, BSc, MD, FRCPC, MMed

Professor, Emergency Medicine

Queen's University, MD 1978
Queen's University, FRCPC 1984
University of Dundee, Scotland, Diploma and Master's Degree in Medical Education 1990-1991

Dr. O’Connor was the first Head of the Department of Emergency Medicine and completed a 10-year term in 2006.

In recent years he has undertaken lead roles providing medical advisory input into a number or organizations including the southeastern LHIN (MOH-LTC Ontario), the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Forces Health Services Group.

He has travelled to Bosnia-Herzogovina on nine occasions, teaching and mentoring with new faculty at their five separate medical schools.

He continues to take an active role in undergraduate medical education. He presently has a large Sports Medicine and concussion practice and works with the Varisty Athletics program at Queen's.