Vicky Tagalakis

Dr. Vicky Tagalakis MD, FRCPC, MSc

Associate Professor, McGill University

Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, McGill University

Member, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Lady Davis Institute for
Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital

Attending physician, Division of Internal Medicine, Jewish General Hospital

Dr. Vicky Tagalakis is an Associate Professor of Medicine at McGill University and an attending in the Department of Medicine of the Jewish General Hospital. She is Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at McGill University. She completed an MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McGill University in 2003 and is a Research Scientist in the Centre of Epidemiology and Community of Studies, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital. She holds several peer-reviewed grants. She is Co-Lead of the Quality Improvement Platform of CanVECTOR), a CIHR funded national research network on venous thromboembolism (VTE).


Dr. Tagalakis’ principal research interests focus primarily on VTE and VTE-related outcomes primarily in cancer patients. She has expertise in research methodology including pharmacoepidemiology pertaining to thrombosis-related analyses of large administrative databases. She has been awarded numerous peer-reviewed research grants from national and provincial funding agencies, and has published extensively in the field of venous thrombosis.