Faculty

Allan Peterkin MD, Health, Arts & Humanities Director

Dr. Allan PeterkinDr. Peterkin studied English and French literature before starting medical school at the University of Manitoba and went on to complete residencies in family medicine and psychiatry   at McGill University. He is the author of ten books for adults and children, including textbooks on physician wellbeing and on the medical care of sexual minorities. He is a founding editor of ARS MEDICA and has published poetry, fiction and critical essays on narrative medicine and the use of the humanities in medical education in Canadian and international journals. (A bibliography of faculty publications can be found below.)  Peterkin is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at the University of Toronto and is a Senior Fellow at Massey College.  He is the newly appointed Humanities Lead for UME (Undergraduate Medical Education).

 

  • Lisa Andermann MD
  • Bruce Ballon, MD
  • Ronna Bloom, MEd, Poet in Residence
  • Monica Branigan, MD
  • Charlotte Chagoya, RPN
  • Leo Chagoya, MD
  • Sarah Coleman, RN, PhD
  • Allison Crawford, MD
  • Bill Gayner, MSW
  • Debra Hamer, MD
  • Julie Hann, OT
  • Jon Hunter, MD
  • Rex Kay, MD
  • Louise Kinross
  • Robert Maunder, MD
  • Nancy McNaughton, PhD
  • Nick Pimlott, MD
  • Paula Ravitz, MD
  • Michael Roberts, MD
  • Robin Roger, MA
  • Donna Romano, RN, PhD
  • Ronald Ruskin, MD
  • Tilda Shalof, RN
  • Miriam Shuchman, MD
  • Anna Skorzewska, MD
  • Eva-Marie Stern, Art Therapist
  • Paul Uy, MD
  • Shelly Wall, PhD, Illustrator in Residence