Faculty and Speakers

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Marc Altshuler MD
Associate Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University
Director
Jefferson Center For Refugee Health
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Anna Banerji MD, MPH, FRCPC, DTM & H, O.Ont
Assistant Professor, Global Health Social and Behavioural Sciences
Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Jill Benson MBBS, DCH, FACPsychMed, MPH
Director, Health in Human Diversity Unit
University of Adelaide
Medical Director
Kakarrara Wilurrara Health Alliance
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Philip Berger MD
Director, Department of Family & Community Medicine
St. Michael’s Hospital
Associate Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Robi Botos
Pianist, composer
Toronto, ON, Canada

Paul Caulford MSc. MD, CCFP, FCFP
Assistant Professor
Department of Family & Community Medicine
University of Toronto
Lead Physician and President
Scarborough Academic Family Health Team
Toronto, ON, Canada

Martin Cetron MD
Director, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Captain
U.S. Public Health Service
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Peter Cronkright MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
State University of New York
Syracuse, NY, USA

Gina Csanyi-Robhah
Executive Director
Roma Community Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada

Willem de Jonge
General Director
Medecins Sans Frontieres
Greece

Shelley Deeks MD, CCFP, MHSc, FRCPC, FAFPHM
Assistant Professor
Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Sheila Dunn MD, MSc
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Jordan Feld MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Division of Gastroenterology
Department of Medicine
Univeristy of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Danielle Grondin, MD, FRCPC
Director General, Health Branch
Ministry of Citizenship & Immigration Canada
Ottawa, ON, Canada

Michael Hollifield MD
Associate Professor, Psychiatry
University of California, Irvine
Evaluation Director, Pathways to Wellness
Irvine, CA, USA

Crista Johnson-Agbakwu MD, MSc, FACOG
Founder & Director, Refugee Women’s Health Clinic
Maricopa Integrated Health System
Phoenix, AZ, USA

Rana Khan LLB
Legal Officer
United Nations High Commission for Refugees
Toronto, ON, Canada

Kamran Khan MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Department of Medicince, Division of Infectious Disease
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Patricia Tak-Sam Li MD, MSc, FRCPC
Assistant Professor Pediatrics
Montreal Children’s Hospital
McGill University
Montreal, PQ, Canada

Mona Loutfy MD, FRCPC, MPH
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Anne McCarthy MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Director of Global Health
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON, Canada

Jay McGillvray R.M.
Sages-Femmes Rouge Valley Midwives
Co-Founder
The Positive Pregnancy Programme, St. Michael’s Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

Clare Pain MD
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Director
Psychological Trauma Program, Mount Sinai Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

Kevin Pottie MD, CCFP, MCISc, FCFP
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicne and Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON, Canada

Mara L. Rabin MD
Medical Director
Utah Health & Human Rights
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Meb Rashid MD
Lecturer
Department of Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto
Director
Crossroads Clinic, Women’s College Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

Danyaal Raza MD, BESc, CCFP
Board of Directors
Canadian Doctors for Medicare
Poverty & Health Committeee
Ontario College of Family Physicians
Ottawa, ON, Canada

David J. Roesel MD, MPH, DTM&H
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, University of Washington
Seattle, WA, USA

Paul Spiegel MD, MPH
Senior Health Officer for HIV/AIDS
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Geneva, Switzerland

William Stauffer MD, MSPH, DTM & H
Associate Professor,
Division of Infectious Diseases & International Medicine,
Department of Medicine
University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Minneapolis, MN, USA

Mark Tyndall MD, ScD, FRCPC
Chief & Chair, Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Medicine
Univeristy of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON, Canada

Patricia Walker MD, DTM&H, CTropMed
Associate Professor Division of Infectious Disease and International Medicine
Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota
Medical Director
HealthPartners Travel and Tropical Medicine Center
Saint Paul, MN, USA

Mei-ling Weidmeyer MD, CCFP
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Toronto, ON, Canada

Michael Westerhaus MD, MA
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota
Medical Director
Center for International Health
St. Paul, MN, USA

Mark Wise MD, DTM&H (London)
The Travel Clinic
Toronto, ON, Canada

Vanessa Wright RNP
Women’s College Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

Faculty Disclosure

It is the policy of University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, Continuing Professional Development to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its individually accredited or jointly accredited educational programs. Speakers and/or planning committee members, participating in University of Toronto accredited programs, are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program. This pertains to relationships within the last FIVE (5) years with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic. The intent of this policy is not to prevent a speaker with a potential conflict of interest from making a presentation. It is merely intended that any potential conflict should be identified openly so that the listeners may form their own judgments about the presentation with the full disclosure of facts. It remains for the audience to determine whether the speaker's outside interests may reflect a possible bias in either the exposition or the conclusions presented.