Dr. Ali Kapasi – MD, FRCPC


Clinical Associate Professor, Respiratory Medicine, UBC


Dr. Kapasi completed his MD (Honours) at the University of Alberta in 2003. He subsequently completed a residency in Internal Medicine, and fellowships in Respirology and Lung Transplantation, before joining the academic staff at the University of Alberta in 2009. He received tenure in 2015 and completed a sabbatical with the Stanford University Pulmonary Hypertension program in Palo Alto, CA from 2018-2019.

Dr. Kapasi joined the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia in July 2021 and is currently an Associate Clinical Professor. He continues to maintain a busy clinical practice focused on advanced lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, and lung transplantation.

Areas of interest:

Lung transplant; Pulmonary hypertension

Contact info:

Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic Phone: 604-875-4323
Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic Fax: 604-875-4210

BC Lung Transplant Clinic Phone: 604-875-5182
BC Lung Transplant Clinic Fax: 604-875-5236