Dr. Anita Pozgay
Dr. Anita Pozgay
Assistant Professor

MD, FRCPC, Dip Sport & Exercise Med, Dip Tropical Med (Gorgas)


Medical school

  • McMaster University (1995)


  • FRCPC Emergency Medicine, University of Alberta (2000)
  • Sport & Exercise Medicine, Glen Sather Clinic (1999)
  • Tropical Medicine, Gorgas (2006)

Other roles

  • Chair of DEM Women's Leadership Committee
  • CPD Committee Member
  • CPC Committee Member

Personal interests

  • Mother
  • Nature lover
  • Sports enthusiast
  • Swimmer
  • Cyclist
  • Skier... #movement is medicine


  • LCalder, A Pozgay, S Riff, D Rothwell, E Youngson, N Mojaverian, A Cwinn, A Forster. “Adverse Events in Patients with Return Emergency Department Visits” Manuscript submitted for publication to BMJ Quality & Safety on 15 Nov 2014.
  • Pozgay A., Statement on Injuries in Travellers, Committee to Advise on Tropical Medicine and Travel (CATMAT), Public Health Agency of Canada, 2010
  • Pozgay, A., & Hobden, E. “Knee Injuries”, Chapter 32, In Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine, ed. Rowe, B. et al., Wiley Blackwell Publishing, 2009


  • 2010 PGY1 Resident & Emergency Medicine Resident Teacher of the Year, Nominee
  • 2008 PGY1 Resident & Medical Student Teacher of the Year, Nominee

Research interests

  • Sports and orthopedic medicine
  • Simulation