Associate Professor | Surgeon-investigator
MD, PhD, FRCSC
Hospital for Sick Children
George Ibrahim entered the neurosurgery training program at the University of Toronto upon completion of his medical degree at the University of Calgary. During this time, he pursued a PhD through the surgeon-scientist program aimed at studying brain connectivity in children with epilepsy with a view towards the development of novel seizure mapping and therapeutic strategies. His work earned a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship and various awards, including the Governor General of Canada Gold Medal. Upon completion of a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at the University of Miami, he returned to SickKids where he has an interest in novel surgical treatments for epilepsy, spasticity and functional disorders in children.