Vancouver General Hospital
Dr. Alison Harris is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and a staff radiologist at the Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospitals. She is the medical head of the Abdominal Section and is the current president of the BC Radiological Society. Dr. Harris attended medical school at the University of Leicester, England and undertook her radiology residency at St Mary’s Hospital, London, England. She did a Fellowship in abdominal imaging and intervention at VGH (1999-2000). She worked at the BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, for three years and then at the University Health Network in Toronto for one year, returning to Vancouver in 2004. She has been a staff radiologist at VGH since 2005. Her clinical and research interests are in CT and MR imaging of the abdomen, non-vascular intervention, contrast enhanced ultrasound and non-invasive methods of assessing liver fibrosis. She is a member of the Liver Tumor Board, Pancreas Tumor Board and the Prostate Imaging group and is a speaker at local, national and international radiology meetings. Dr. Harris holds committee appointments at the Doctors of BC regarding guideline development for family physicians and is a member of the provincial negotiations forum.