Professor Peter Munk

Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal – Editor in Chief

Professor Peter Munk
Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal- Editor in Chief and British Journal of Radiology- Associate Editor


Professor of Radiology, Orthopedics and Palliative Care at the University of British Columbia and former Section Head Musculoskeletal Imaging at the Vancouver General Hospital in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and previous Fellowship Program Director. A medical graduate of McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Completed a Fellowship in musculoskeletal radiology at the University of California San Francisco with Prof Clyde Helms.

Previous Editor in Chief of the Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal (2009-2019) and currently Associate Editor of the British Journal of Radiology, Advisor to the Editor Medical Journal of Australia. North American Liaison for the Asian Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors. Author of 490 published papers, 200 abstracts, 120 scientific exhibits, 5 books and 40 book chapters. Trained 90 post graduate fellows in musculoskeletal imaging. Member of the International Skeletal Society, Fellow of the Society of Interventional Radiology and Honorary Fellow of the Faculty of Radiology of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Principle research interest includes musculoskeletal tumor imaging and Interventional imaging guided musculoskeletal procedures – particularly with regards to pain control in metastatic bone disease.