Prof. Elijah Dixon is a Professor in the Department of Surgery, Oncology and Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He is currently Chief of the Section of General Surgery, Calgary Zone in Calgary, Alberta. In 2014 - 2015 he was the President of the Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and has also served as President of the Canadian Association of General Surgeons. Prof. Dixon trained at the University of Manitoba, University of Calgary and University of Toronto in HPB surgery. He was completed his B.Sc and M.D degrres from Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Prof. Dixon received Award of Merit in Resident Research, Division of General Surgery in 1997 and Award for Outstanding Teaching, Division of General Surgery in 2009. Prof. Elijah Dixon's research interests focuses on innovations in surgical treatment as well as clinical epidemiology and health services research.These research activities have been supported by career awards from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Alberta Heritage Medical Research Foundation, and have produced around 200 peer-reviewed publications from this work.