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Anton Marinov, MD, FRCPC
Director at Large

Anton Marinov is a hyperbaric physician at the Toronto General Hospital and an anesthesiologist at the Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. He has served on the CUHMA board of directors as a director-at-large since 2016. He obtained his medical degree at Queen's University and trained as an anesthesiologist at the University of Toronto. He obtained his Royal College fellowship in anesthesiology in 2008 and certificate in hyperbaric and diving medicine from NOAA in Seattle. He has worked in the field of hyperbaric medicine for over 10 years and has been actively involved in research and education. His areas of interest include research on the benefits of hyperbaric oxygen, clinical practice guidelines, hyperbaric accreditation and community outreach.

What are the 3 most important initiatives you would like to champion as a CUHMA BOD member?

I am asking for your vote for re-election as a member-at-large of the CUHMA board of directors (BoD). I bring to the board extensive clinical experience in hyperbaric medicine spanning more than 10 years and established relationships with hyperbaric professionals across the country. In my current term on the BOD, I have been actively involved in decision-making at the organization and have worked to develop national clinical practice guidelines. If re-elected, I will focus my work at the BOD on the following initiatives: development and completion of clinical practice guidelines; working with the Royal College on hyperbaric competency assessment; development and protection of the CUHMA brand; and the adoption of hyperbaric facility standards.