Eric Bedard

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Surgery Dept


Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Surgery Dept
(780) 735-5981


Area of Study / Keywords

Lung cancer computed tomography screening nanotechnology lung cancer screening


Dr. Eric Bedard is currently appointed as Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.


  • Minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)
  • Minimally invasive foregut surgery
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung volume reduction surgery
  • Hyperhidrosis

Featured Publications

Abraham A.G., Joseph K., Spratlin J.L., Zebak S., Alba V., Iafolla M., Ghosh S., Abdelaziz Z., Lui A., Paulson K., Bedard E., Chua N., Tankel K., Koski S., Scarfe A., Severin D., Zhu X., King K., Easaw J.C., Mulder K.E.

Clinical Oncology. 2022 September; 34 (9):e369-e376 10.1016/j.clon.2022.05.011

Sarcopenia determined by skeletal muscle index predicts overall survival, disease-free survival, and postoperative complications in resectable esophageal cancer - a systematic review and meta-analysis

Canadian Surgery Forum - Canadian Association of Thoracic Surgeons. 2022 September;

Uzair M. Jogiat, Eric LR Bédard, Hannah Sasewich, Simon R Turner, Dean T. Eurich, Heather Filafilo, Vickie Baracos.

Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia, and Muscle. 2022 September;

Simon R Turner, Brian E. Louie, Christy Dunst, Daniela Molena, Eric LR Bédard

Foregut. 2022 July; 2 (1):18-27 10.1177/26345161221081041

U. Jogiat, H. Sasewich, S. Turner, V. Baracos, D. Eurich, H. Filafilo, ELR Bedard.

Annals of Surgery. 2022 July; 10.1097/SLA.0000000000005452

Tremblay A., Ezer N., Burrowes P., MacGregor J.H., Lee A., Armstrong G.A., Pereira R., Bristow M., Taylor J.L., MacEachern P., Taghizadeh N., Koetzler R., Bedard E.

BMC Medical Imaging. 2022 June; 22 (1) 10.1186/s12880-022-00837-y

S. Bédard, H. Sasewich, S. Turner, J. Culling, J. Pellizzarri, S. Johnson, ELR Bédard

Annals of Behavioural Medicine. 2022 June;

He R.X., Hylton D.A., Bédard E.L.R., Johnson S., Laing B., Valji A., Hanna W.C., Turner S.R.

Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2022 January; 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.11.071

Tammemägi M.C., Ruparel M., Tremblay A., Myers R., Mayo J., Yee J., Atkar-Khattra S., Yuan R., Cressman S., English J., Bedard E., MacEachern P., Burrowes P., Quaife S.L., Marshall H., Yang I., Bowman R., Passmore L., McWilliams A., Brims F., Lim K.P., Mo L., Melsom S., Saffar B., Teh M., Sheehan R., Kuok Y., Manser R., Irving L., Steinfort D., McCusker M., Pascoe D., Fogarty P., Stone E., Lam D.C.L., Ng M.Y., Vardhanabhuti V., Berg C.D., Hung R.J., Janes S.M., Fong K., Lam S.

Lancet Oncology. 2022 January; 23 (1):138-148 10.1016/S1470-2045(21)00590-8


Anticancer Research. 2021 November; 41 (11):5835-5838 10.21873/anticanres.15402

Canadian Surgery Forum. 2021 July; 10.1503/cjs.021321

Canadian Surgery Forum. 2021 July; 10.1503/cjs.021321

Bedard E.L.R., Abraham A.G., Joy A.A., Ghosh S., Wang X., Lim A., Shao D., Loebenberg R., Roa W.H.

Clinical and Investigative Medicine. 2021 March; 44 (1):E15-E24 10.25011/cim.v44i1.36016

Tremblay A., Taghizadeh N., MacEachern P., Burrowes P., Graham A.J., Lam S.C., Yang H., Koetzler R., Tammemägi M.C., Taylor K., Bédard E.L.R.

JTO Clinical and Research Reports. 2021 February; 2 (2) 10.1016/j.jtocrr.2020.100097

Veenstra J.S., Khalid T., Stewart K.C., Valji A., Bédard E.L.R., Johnson S., Laing B., Turner S.R.

Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2020 December; 110 (6):1869-1873 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.040