Dr. Joel Oger

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Address:
UBC Hospital
2211 Wesbrook Mall Room S-159
Vancouver BC Canada V6T 2B5

Tel:  (604) 822-7696
Fax
: (604) 822-0758
Email: oger@interchange.ubc.ca

Research Interests:

  • Neuro-immunology: Clinical and experimental neurology with a special interest in Multiple Sclerosis, Myasthenia Gravis and HTLV-I Associated Myelopathy

Professional Training:

  • 1962-1970: D. en M. Faculté de Mèdecine Rennes France

  • 1974-1976: Research Fellowship Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital

  • 1972-1976: Certificat d’études Spéciales de neurologie France

  • 1986: Specialist Certificate (Neurology) Royal College of Physicians Canada

Academic Positions:

  • 1968-1975: Interne des Hopitaux des villes de Faculté, CHU Rennes France

  • 1970-1971: Staff Neurologist, Hopital Ar-Razi Rabat Maroc

  • 1973-1974: Research Fellow, Harvard University (Boston)

  • 1975-1978: Assitant des Hopitaux, chef de clinique des facultés Université de Rennes

  • 1978-1982: Chargé de Recherche, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale

  • 1978-1982: Research Associate (assistant professor), University of Chicago

  • 1982-1983: Research Associate (associate professor), University of Chicago

  • 1983-1997: Associate Professor, University of British Columbia (Vancouver)

  • 1998-Present: Professor, University of British Columbia (Vancouver)

Honours and Awards: Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite (France)

Board Representations:

  • Member of the Medical/Scientific Advisory Board of the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (2001-Present)

  • Editorial board of “Multiple Sclerosis Clinical and Laboratory Research” (2002- Presen)

  • Member Clinical Advisory Committee for Clinical trial “BIO MS-MBP8298-001” (2004 – Present)

  • Member AARCT Committee Department of Medicine (2008-Present)