Novelion Therapeutics Inc.
NOVELION THERAPEUTICS INC. (Form: 4/A, Received: 02/03/2017 16:03:36)
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

SMITH SANDFORD D
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

NOVELION THERAPEUTICS INC. [ NVLN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

C/O NOVELION THERAPEUTICS INC., 887 GREAT NORTHERN WAY, SUITE 250
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

1/27/2017
(Street)

VANCOUVER, A1 V5T 4T5
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

1/31/2017 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Shares   1/27/2017     M    456   (1) A   (2) 1048   (1) (3) D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Reflects a one-for-five share consolidation of the common shares of Novelion Therapeutics Inc. effective December 16, 2016.
( 2)  Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one common share.
( 3)  This Form 4/A is being filed to correct an inaccuracy in the Form 4 filed on January 31, 2017, which indicated that 148 common shares deliverable upon vesting of restricted stock units held by the Reporting Person were withheld to cover taxes payable by the Reporting Person. No shares were withheld.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
SMITH SANDFORD D
C/O NOVELION THERAPEUTICS INC.
887 GREAT NORTHERN WAY, SUITE 250
VANCOUVER, A1 V5T 4T5
X



Signatures
/s/ Benjamin Harshbarger 2/3/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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