• Masterson, John S.T.


    Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
    Clinical Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia

    Degrees / Designations
    B.Sc., MD, FRCSC
    Primary Area of Research
    Evidence to Innovation
    Secondary Area(s) of Research
    604-875-2000 ext. 7583
    Lab Phone
    Ms. Danielle Baghaii
    Assistant Phone
    604-875-2734 ext. 2
    Mailing Address

    BC Children's Hospital
    Room K0-110
    4480 Oak Street
    Vancouver, BC V6K 3V4

    Affiliate Websites
    Research Areas
    • Pediatric Urology
    • Medical Education

    I am a clinical researcher who specializes in research relating to microsurgery in urology, the use of robotics for pediatric urology and improvements to medical education.

    Current Projects
    • Robotics in Pediatric Surgery
    • Improving the Effectiveness of Problem Based Learning for Medical Education
    Selected Publications

    Slobogean GP, Masterson J, Tredwell SJ: Ureteropelvic junction disruption and distal ureter injury associated with a chance fracture following a traffic accident: a case report. J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2007 Aug;15 (2):248-50. PMID: 17709873

    UBC Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (2009-2011)
    Honours & Awards

    1991 Nominated for the Faculty of Medicine Excellence in Teaching Award
    1992 Outstanding Teacher Award, Division of Urology, UBC
    1999 Outstanding Teacher Award, Division of Urology, UBC
    1999 Nominated for Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, PAR-BC
    2006 Career Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Faculty of Medicine, UBC
    2010 Excellence in Education Award of Distinction, BC Children’s Hospital

    Research Group Members