Dr. Rowe is a Clinician-Scientist and Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry (FoMD) at the University of Alberta. He holds a Tier I Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Evidence-based Emergency Medicine (2011-2018) after a 10-year term as a Tier II CRC (2001-2011). Dr. Rowe was the Associate Dean (Clinical Research) for the FoMD at the University of Alberta from 2010-2014 and is the Scientific Director for the Emergency Strategic Clinical Network in Alberta Health Services. In January 2016, he assumed the role of Scientific Director for the Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
Dr. Rowe is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) and has authored over 460 peer-reviewed publications and 30 book chapters. He holds funding from CIHR, AIHS, and other sources and has methodological interests in the application of systematic reviews and clinical trials to clinical problems such as cardio-respiratory and other emergencies. Finally, he is the Editor of the Wiley textbook Evidence Based Emergency Medicine.