Mohammad Qadura is a Scientist at the Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science of St. Michael’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto. He is a Staff Surgeon in the Division of Vascular Surgery at St. Michael’s Hospital. Dr. Qadura earned his doctorate in Thrombosis and Hemostasis at Queen’s University. He performed translational research at the Thrombosis & Atherosclerosis Research Institute of McMaster University. Dr. Qadura’s research interests include identifying the role of inflammatory cells and cytokines in the development of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. He is also interested in investigating the inflammatory factors that are involved in the progression of arterial disease.