Division of Emergency Medicine

Julian J. Owen

BHSc, MD, FRCPC (Emergency Medicine, Critical Care)

Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine






Education and Professional Standing

  • FRCPC (Critical Care Medicine), McMaster University, 2014
  • FRCPC (Emergency Medicine), McMaster University, 2013
  • MD, McMaster University, 2008
  • BHSc, McMaster University, 2005

Research or Clinical Interests

My research interests include airway management, massive hemorrhage, post-cardiac arrest care, and the ED-ICU interface. I am very interested in quality patient care and sit on the emergency department and critical care quality care committees. Other clinical duties include the medical director for Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Hamilton Health Sciences, the educational lead for our rapid response team at the Hamilton General Hospital and as a physician member of the Code Blue and Central Line Infection committees.  

Selected Publications

Owen JJ, Sne N, Channan P, Coates A. Outcomes of Emergency Department Thoracotomy in a Tertiary Care Canadian Trauma Center. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine (accepted for publication)

Owen JJ, Waines BM, Ward J, Kavsak P, Hill S, Worster A. Root Cause Analysis of Delays to Discharge for Patients Held for Serial Cardiac Troponin Levels. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2014;16(1):20-24.

Owen JJ, Brison M, Hall C, Crossley J. Emergency Medicine.  In: Chowdhury J, Merani S., editors. Essentials for the Canadian Medical Licensing Exam: Review and Prep for the MCCQE Part I. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2010.