Born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Dr. Terry Montague graduated from Dalhousie University with a doctorate in Medicine. He is one of Canada's pre-eminent experts in disease management and health outcome research.
Dr. Montague is currently vice president of Patient Health at Merck Frosst Canada, one of the country's leading research-based pharmaceutical companies. Prior to joining Merck Frosst, Dr. Montague was Professor of Medicine and Director of Cardiology at the University of Alberta. He has occupied a number of academic positions at the University of Alberta, the University of British Columbia and Dalhousie University, and served on the editorial boards of the Canadian Journal of Cardiology, the American Journal of Noninvasive Cardiology, Chest and HealthCare Papers. He has published more than 300 academic papers and presentations.
Dr. Montague served with the Canadian Forces Medical Services in various roles in the Regular and Primary Reserve army in Canada and overseas, retiring with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
Currently, Dr. Montague is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and, a member for life of the Royal Canadian Regiment Association.