Our Staff

Division administration

   
Geoff Porter, MD  MSc FRCSC FACS Division head 902-473-5131
Joyce Howse Administrative assistant to head 902-473-5131
Lucy Helyer, MD MSc FRCSC Residency program director 902-473-2810
Carissa Grimard Program administrator 902-473-2810
     

Bariatric care

  902-473-2970
Dianna Lawlor, RN NP Bariatric coordinator  
     

Enterostomal care

  902-473-7530
Carla Lohnes, RN BN ETN Enterostomal therapist  
Constance Harvey, RN BN ETN Enterostomal therapist  
Elizabeth Baker, RN BN ETN Enterostomal therapist  
     

General Surgery Nursing Unit 9A

  902-473-7540
     

General Surgery Pharmacy

  902-473-2220
Megan Rideout, BScPharm Pharmacist  
Leah Edmonds, BScPharm Pharmacist  
Mike MacNeil, BScPharm Pharmacist  
Kelly Foster, BScPharm Pharmacist  
Lisa Nodwell, BScPharm Pharmacist  
     

IWK Breast Health

  902-470-2748
Margaret Devries, RN Breast health nurse manager  
     

Skills Centre

  902-473-1963
  Skills Centre coordinator