David Liu

Interventional Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, Interventional Oncology

Role: Investigator

Site: CDL-Vancouver

Stream: Health

David is a Royal College Board-Certified Interventional Radiologist at the False Creek Health Centre. He is also an Interventional Radiologist at UBC and the BC Cancer Agency, and serves as a Radiology Consultant for the Canadian Armed Forces.

David is also an Associate Professor at the School of Biomedical Engineering at the University of British Columbia and a Volunteer Professor at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami. He has published work in several areas relating to venous health including: non-invasive imaging, inferior vena cava filter management, and the advanced management of blood clots. He is internationally recognized and published in the fields of Interventional Oncology, Interventional Radiology, and complex Venous Disease. His most recent award includes the Young Investigator Award from the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR), The Canadian Association of Interventional Radiology (CAIR) for extraordinary contributions in the area of Interventional Radiology, and most recently was extended membership into the World Health Organization International Agency for Research in Cancer.

David has held a number of industry positions such as Medical Director, Chief Medical Officer, Senior Consultant, Strategic Advisor, and member of the Board of Directors spanning medical device startups to publicly traded multinational strategics.

He received his Medical Doctorate (MD) from the University of Toronto in 1998 and completed his Radiology Residency from the University of British Columbia in 2003. He completed his Fellowship in Interventional Radiology from Northwestern University.