Gordon O. Matheson

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Sports Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Professional Education

  • University of British Columbia (1988) BCCanada
  • Fellowship: University of British Columbia (1986) Canada
  • Residency: University of Calgary (1977) Canada
  • Medical Education: University of Calgary (1975) Canada
  • Internship: University of Calgary (1976) Canada
  • Ph.D., University of British Columbia, Exercise Biochemistry (1989)
  • Fellowship, University of British Columbia, Sports Medicine (1986)
  • M.Sc., University of British Columbia, Exercise Physiology (1986)
  • M.D., University of Calgary, Medicine (1975)

Honors & Awards

  • Expert - Therapeutic Use Exemption, World Anti-Doping Agency (2010-present)
  • Editor, The Physician and Sportsmedicine (1998-2006)
  • Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine (1996)
  • President, Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine (1992-93)
  • Editor, Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine (1990-98)
  • Fellow, Medical Research Council of Canada (1988-90)
  • Rick Hansen Research Award, British Columbia Medical Association (1987)

Administrative Appointments

  • Senator, Stanford Medical School (1999 - 2003)
  • Chief, Division of Sports Medicine, Stanford University (1996 - 2005)
  • Director of Sports Medicine, Stanford University (1994 - Present)