John Jarrell is currently a Professor in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, and the Calgary Chronic Pain Centre of Alberta Health Services, Canada. Dr. Jarrell graduated from Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada, got training in obstetrics and gynecology at McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, and did a postdoctoral training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at McGill University while completing graduate training in pharmacology. Dr. Jarrell was Director of the Fertility Program at McMaster University, Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Calgary, Vice President of Foothills Hospital in Calgary, Canada, and the first Chief Medical Officer of the Calgary Health Region. Since leaving that position in 2000, Dr. Jarrell has worked in the Calgary Chronic Pain Center, Canada. The focus of research is on the clinical evaluation of chronic pelvic pain, visceral-somatic pain presentations, and the utilization of operative laparoscopy in the management of endometriosis and chronic pain.
Biography Updated on 23 February 2012