New Faculty

Orientation Day for New Faculty

2021 Orientation Day
Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Time: TBA
Location: TBA 

The Department of Medicine Orientation Day for New Faculty is mandatory for all new full-time faculty.

2020 New Faculty Orientation Presentation

New Faculty Members, June 2020 to May 2021

CARDIOLOGY

May 2021

Assistant Professor Yasbanoo Moayedi University Health Network Clinician-investigator

February 2021

Lecturer Michael Bayliss Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Lecturer

Garry Thomas

Unity Health – St. Joseph’s Health Centre

Clinician-teacher

December 2020

Lecturer Hanna Lee Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Lecturer Sanjay Dhingra Scarborough Health Network Adjunct
Assistant Professor Barry Burstein Trillium Health Partners Adjunct

September 2020

Assistant Professor Sami Alnasser St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher
Assistant Professor Abhishek Bhaskaran University Health Network Clinician-investigator

October 2020

Assistant Professor Sanjog Kalra University Health Network Clinician-teacher

August 2020

Assistant Professor Kareem Morant North York General Hospital Adjunct

July 2020

Assistant Professor Sumeet Gandhi Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Assistant Professor Tony Lee Royal Victoria Hospital Regional Health Centre Adjunct
Lecturer Kirandeep Nagi Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Lecturer Jeremy Cohen Southlake Regional Health Centre Adjunct

CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY & ALLERGY

CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY & TOXICOLOGY

October 2020

Lecturer Yasmin Moolani-Merchant Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician in quality & innovation

CRITICAL CARE

October 2020

Lecturer

Anna Geagea

North York General Hospital

Adjunct

June 2020

Lecturer Amanda Young Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Lecturer Dale Robinson St. Michael's Hospital Adjunct

DERMATOLOGY

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

June 2021

Lecturer

Melissa Chacko

St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher
Lecturer

Ashley Lubberdink

Trillium Health Partners Clinician-teacher

May 2021

Lecturerr

Rakesh Gupta

Trillium Health Partners Adjunct

April 2021

Assistant Professor

George Mastoras

University Health Network Clinician-teacher

January 2021

Lecturer

Adrian Wu

North York General Hospital Adjunct
Lecturer

Shaun Mehta

North York General Hospital Adjunct
Lecturer

Ali-Asghar Mulla

Trillium Health Partners Adjunct

November 2020

Lecturer

Rovina Fiona Pinto

Scarborough Health Network Adjunct

October 2020

Lecturer

Cori Atlin

North York General Hospital

Adjunct
Lecturer Sahil Gupta University Health - St. Michael's Hospital Clinician in quality & innovation

September 2020

Lecturer Liam Frape University Health Network – Toronto General Hospital Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Alice Gray University Health Network – Toronto General Hospital Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Ryan Tam Trillium Health Partners Adjunct

July 2020

Lecturer Melody Ong Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Assistant Professor Keerat Grewal Mount Sinai Hospital Clinician-scientist
Assistant Professor Alia Dharamsi University Health Network Clinician-teacher
Assistant Professor Davy Tawadrous University Health Network Clinician in quality & innovation
Lecturer Benjamin Strauss Trillium Health Partners - Mississauga Clinician-teacher

June 2020

Assistant Professor Jeremy Hernandez Trillium Health Partners Adjunct

 

ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM

December 2020

Lecturer Stephanie Lubchansky Trillum Health Partners Adjunct

September 2020

Assistant Professor Stephanie Dizon Trillium Health Partners Clinician-teacher

July 2020

Lecturer Narendra Signh Trillium Health Partners Clinician-teacher

 

GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY

June 2021

Lecturer

Brian Chan

Scarborough Health Network Adjunct

May 2021

Assistant Professor

Cynthia Tsien

University Health Network

Clinician-teacher

April 2021

Assistant Professor

Amanda Israel

Michael Garron Hospital

Clinician-teacher

July 2020

Lecturer Osman Ahmed Humber Regional Hospital Adjunct

June 2020

Lecturer Joshua Juan University Health Network Adjunct

GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE

May 2021

Lecturer Michael Randazzo University Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer

Sagar Rohailla

North York General Hospital

Adjunct

April 2021

Lecturer

Ben Cadesky

Lakeridge Health Adjunct

December 2020

Professor John You Trillium Health Network Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Ryan Kroll Scarborough Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer Alexis Gordon Scarborough Health Network Adjunct

November 2020

Lecturer Moh'd Wasim Mansoor Trillium Health Partners Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Eric Kaplovitch Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician in quality & innovation
Assistant Professor Gillian Spiegle Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician-teacher
Lecturer

Michael Bonares

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Adjunct

September 2020

Lecturer Alison Lai University Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer Hala Kufaishi University Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer Kevin Venus University Health Network Clinician-teacher

August 2020

Assistant Professor Eshan Fernando Trillium Health Partners Clinician in quality & innovation
Assistant Professor Ryan Luther University Health Network - Toronto General Hospital Clinician-teacher

July 2020

Assistant Professor James Rassos St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Manindar Sandhu Lakeridge Health Adjunct
Lecturer Narang Sunita Trillium Health Partners Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Dhanjit Litt Trillium Health Partners Clinician-teacher

June 2020

Lecturer Yasmeen Punjani Scarborough Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer Vlad Dragan Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Lecturer Vidya Sujana Jumar Scarborough Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer Vivian Ng North York General Hospital Adjunct
Lecturer Stephanie Siu North York General Hospital Adjunct


 

GERIATRIC MEDICINE

May 2021

Assistant Professor

Richard Norman

Sinai Health System

Clinician in quality & innovation

April 2021

Associate Professor

Sharon Marr

St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-educator

September 2020

Lecturer Amanda Goldberg North York General Hospital Adjunct

July 2020

Lecturer Youmna Ahmed Southlake Regional Health Centre Adjunct

June 2020

Lecturer Katrina Piggott Trillium Health Partners Adjunct

HEMATOLOGY

December 2020

Lecturer Jacqueline Ostro Scarborough Health Network Adjunct
Lecturer Chenchen Hou

Trillium Health Partners

Adjunct

September 2020

Assistant Professor James Kennedy Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician-investigator
Assistant Professor Jameel Abdulrehman University Health Network Clinician-investigator

July 2020

Assistant Professor Graeme Nimmo Mount Sinai Hospital Clinician-teacher

June 2020

Professor Keith Stewart University Health Network Clinician-scientist

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

June 2021

Lecturer

Philip Dwek 

Lakeridge Health Adjunct

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

March 2021

Lecturer

Zachary Veitch

St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher

January 2021

Professor

Malcolm Moore

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Clinician-investigator

September 2020

Assistant Professor Anthony Lott Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician-teacher

August 2020

Assistant Professor Marco Iafolla William Osler Health Systems Clinician-investigator

July 2020

Assistant Professor Ambika Parmar Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician-investigator
Assistant Professor Di Maria Jiang University Health Network Clinician-investigator

June 2020

Assistant Professor Samuel Saibil University Health Network Assistant Professor

 

NEPHROLOGY

May 2021

Assistant Professor Asad Merchant University Health Network Clinician-teacher

September 2020

Assistant Professor Nausheen Siddiqui Michael Garron Hospital Adjunct

NEUROLOGY

May 2021

Lecturer

Nicolae Petrescu

Michael Garron Hospital Clinician Teacher

April 2021

Assistant Professor

Manav Vyas

St. Michael’s Hospital Clinician-scientist

January 2021

Lecturer

Joyce Tang

North York General Hospital Adjunct

October 2020

Lecturer Mary Jane Lim-Fat Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Clinician-investigator

September 2020

Assistant Professor Alexandra Muccilli St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher
Assistant Professor Jeffrey Wang St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher
Lecturer Meah Ming Yang Gao St. Michael's Hospital Clinician in quality and innovation
Assistant Professor Raphael Schneider St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-investigator
Assistant Professor Kristen Krysko St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-investigator

OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE

January 2021

Assistant Professor

Vincent Spilchuk

St. Michael's Hospital Clinician-teacher

June 2020

Assistant Professor Vincent Spilchuk St. Michael's Hospital Adjunct

 

PALLIATIVE MEDICINE

January 2021

Lecturer

Vincent Spilchuk

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Adjunct

PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION

June 2021

Lecturer

Tri Nguyen

Providence Healthcare

Adjunct

November 2020

Lecturer

Adam Kassam

Office based Adjunct

July 2020

Assistant Professor Ida Cavaliere Trillium Health Partners - Credit Valley Clinician-teacher
Assistant Professor McKyla McIntyre University Health Network - Toronto Rehabilitation Institute Clinician-teacher

 

RESPIROLOGY

April 2021

Assistant Professor   Ambrose Kaiting Lau University Health Network Clinician-teacher

December 2020

Lecturer   Ivone Martins Ferreira University Health Network Adjunct

November 2020

Lecturer

Meghan Aversa

University Health Network

Clinician-investigator

June 2020

October 2020

Lecturer

Erica Merman

North York General Hospital

Adjunct

June 2020

Lecturer Navjeet Uppal Trillium Health Partners Adjunct
Assistant Professor Rebecca Colman Sinai Health System Clinician in quality & innovation

RHEUMATOLOGY

December 2020

Assistant Professor Medha Soowamber Sinai Health System Clinician-teacher

OTHER