Dr. Daniel McIsaac is an Associate Scientist at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine and the School of Epidemiology & Public Health at the University of Ottawa, and a full status Adjunct Scientist at IC/ES. His clinical practice is as an Anesthesiologist at The Ottawa Hospital. He obtained his MD from Dalhousie University, a Master of Public Health from Harvard University and his anesthesiology residency at the University of Ottawa.
Dr. McIsaac leads the Aging Innovation in Perioperative Medicine and Surgery (AIMS) Research group, a multidisciplinary team which aims to improve the care and outcomes of older people having surgery. Dr. McIsaac’s group is currently completing a number of CIHR-funded studies evaluating patient-centered recovery after surgery in older people, as well as trials of home-based prehabilitation for people with frailty.