Bethany J. Foster, MD, MSCE, Pediatric Nephrologist

Fun fact about me 

I love cross country skiing.

I love working with children and their families because 
They teach me something new every day.

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Associate Professor of PediatricsMcGill University

Other appointments 

Associate Member, Dept. of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University

Canadian Society of Transplantation, Board Director



Physiology, McGill University 1990

Medical Degree 

University of Ottawa 1994


McGill University, Pediatrics


McGill University, Pediatric Nephrology


Research interests 

Pediatric transplantation, medication adherence, kidney transplant outcomes in adolescents and young adults

Selected publications 

Foster BJ, Khoury PR, Kimball TR, Mackie AS, Mitsnefes M, (2016) New Reference Centiles for Left Ventricular Mass Relative to Lean Body Mass in Children. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 29(5):441-47 Foster BJ, Dahhou M, Zhang X, Dharnidharka V, Conway J, Ng V. (2016) High Risk of Liver Allograft Failure during Late Adolescence and Young Adulthood. Transplantation. 100(3):577-84 Foster BJ, Dahhou M, Zhang X, Dharnidharka V, Ng V, Conway J (2015) High Risk of Graft Failure in Emerging Adult Heart Transplant Recipients. American Journal of Transplantation 15(12):3185-93