Dr. Robert Schmidt

Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine, UBC
Hematologist, St. Paul’s Hospital
Hematologist, Surrey Memorial Hospital


Dr. Robert Schmidt completed medical school at the University of Manitoba. During medical school he received a Bachelor of Science in Medicine for basic science research evaluating cell cycle proteins in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. He continued his training with an internal medicine residency and hematology fellowship at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Schmidt had early career mentorship working with experienced lymphoid and myeloid groups. He has research experience and clinical interest in cancer associated thrombosis in his Surrey practice and a malignant hematology focus for his work at St. Paul’s Hospital. Dr. Schmidt has an interest in the clinical systems and pathways used to deliver hematological care and the impact these systems have on patients and providers.