Dr. Christopher Honey is Professor and Head of Neurosurgery at the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, Canada. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Toronto and his doctoral degree from Oxford University as a Canadian Rhodes Scholar. He completed additional training at Harvard Medical School and is a Scholar in Surgical Leadership.
He completed his Canadian Royal College training in neurosurgery (FRCSC) in 1995 and became a diplomat of the American Board of Neurological Surgery in 2000. He was elected a Fellow of the American College of Surgery in 2017.
Dr. Honey was the President of the Canadian Section of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery for its first seven years. He is on the Board of the World Society of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery (2003-present) and was on the Board of the Canadian Neuromodulation Society (2012-2019) and American Society of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery (2008-2012).
In 2016, Dr. Honey was elected the President of the Canadian Neuromodulation Society (2016-2019) and hosted the annual national scientific meetings in Whistler (2018) and Iqaluit (2019).
In 2016, Dr. Honey was elected President of the British Columbia Section of Neurosurgeons (2016-2019).