Jeff Leiter

Dr. Jeff Leiter has been with the Pan Am Clinic Foundation since January 2006. In May 2009, he was awarded the position of Albrechtsen Research Chair. He is also the Executive Director of the Foundation and has faculty appointments in the Departments of Surgery; Human Anatomy and Cell Science; and Family Medicine. Jeff has a Master of Science in Biomechanics and obtained his PhD in April of 2009 from the Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science at the University of Manitoba. He oversees the Research Program at the Pan Am Clinic that has nine active studies related to concussions in sport. In addition, Jeff was honoured to be invited to give the keynote address on concussions in hockey, along with Dr. Peter MacDonald, at the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority 2012 Annual General Meeting.