Dr. Passos joined the faculty of the Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, as a trauma and acute care surgeon on December 1, 2017. Prior to that, he held a locum position as a trauma/general surgeon at the Hamilton General Hospital site of Hamilton Health Sciences. Dr. Passos received his medical degree from Fundação Universidade do Amazonas in Manaus, Brazil and completed residency training in General Surgery at both that institution and McMaster University. He has also completed both clinical and research fellowships at the University of Toronto/Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
• Director of the Trauma Fellowship program, McMaster University