Executive & Committees

Canadian Paediatric Orthopaedic Group (CPOG)

CPOG Executive

President: Debra Bartley (London, ON)
Vice-President: Anthony Cooper (Vancouver, BC)
Secretary: Megan Cashin (St John’s, NL)
Treasurer: Caroline Forsythe (Quebec, QC)
Past-President: Ron El-Hawary (Halifax, NS)
Member-at-Large: Mark Camp (Toronto, ON)
Member-at-Large: Louis Wentzel Bezuidenhout (Edmonton, AB)

For all general inquiries or to reach the CPOG Executive, please contact cpog@canorth.org.

CPOG Committees

Communications Committee
Courtney Bull (Vancouver, BC) – Chair
Caroline Forsythe (Quebec, QC) – Executive Member
Patricia Larouche (Levis, QC)
Elaine Rioux Trottier (Montreal, QC)

CPOG Past Presidents

Kishore Mulpuri

Kishore Mulpuri

2012-2015 CPOG President

MBBS, MS (Ortho), MHSc (Epi)

Associate Professor
Pediatric Orthopedics
University of British Columbia

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
BC Children’s Hospital

Vancouver, BC

Sukhdeep K. Dulai

Sukhdeep K. Dulai

2015-2019 CPOG President

MD, MHSc, FRCSC

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Alberta

Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
Stollery Children’s Hospital

Edmonton, AB

Ron El-Hawary

Ron El-Hawary

2019-2021 CPOG President

MD, MSc, FRCS(C)

Professor
Department of Surgery
Dalhousie University

Chief of Orthopaedics
IWK Health Centre

Halifax, NS

Debra Bartley

Debra Bartley

2021-2023 CPOG President

MD, FRCS(C)

Associate Professor of Surgery
Western University

Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario

London, ON