Tyler Smith

Contact Information
Vancouver General Hospital
899 W 12th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9
Tel: 1-604-875-4111 ext 68206

Current Positions

  • Hematopathologist, Vancouver General Hospital.

Research Interests

  • Laboratory coagulation testing and its clinical applications.
  • Quality, efficiency, and utilization of laboratory testing.


  1. Carter RLR, Talbot K, Hur WS, Meixner SC, Van Der Gugten JG, Holmes DT, Côté HCF, Kastrup CJ, Smith TW, Lee AYY, Pryzdial ELG. Rivaroxaban and Apixaban Induce Clotting Factor Xa Fibrinolytic Activity. J Thromb Haemost. 2018 Sep 3. doi: 10.1111/jth.14281. [Epub ahead of print].
  2. Smith, T.W., Carter, I.S.R., Smith, V.C.,Carter, C.J. and MacGillivray, R.T.A. Identification of two novel mutations associated with combined protein C and protein S deficiency. Dis. Therapeut. 2, 1-3 (2017).
  3. Smith TW, Pi D, Hudoba M, Lee AYY. Reducing inpatient heritable thrombophilia testing using a clinical decision-making tool. J Clin Pathol 2014;67:345-9.


  • MHSc and Thrombosis/hemostasis Fellowship, University of British Columbia, 2013.
  • FRCP(C), University of British Columbia, 2011.
  • MD, University of British Columbia, 2006.
  • BSc (Biochemistry), University of Victoria, 2001.