Contact


Faculty

Dr. Jory Simpson, MD, MEd, FRCSC

Breast Surgical Oncologist, General Surgery
Director of Undergraduate Education, General Surgery


Patient as Teacher – Course Director
416-864-5804
simpsonjo@smh.ca

Dr. Tulin Cil, MD, MEd, FRCSC

Breast Surgical Oncologist, General Surgery
Assistant Professor, General Surgery


Patient as Teacher – Faculty Site Lead
416-323-6400 x4319
tulin.cil@uhn.ca

Dr. Darlene Fenech, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Colorectal Surgeon, General Surgery
Assistant Professor, General Surgery

Patient as Teacher – Faculty Site Lead
416-480-6100 x4027
darlene.fenech@sunnybrook.ca


Facilitators

Miriam Sweet Goldstein

Miriam Sweet Goldstein is the former Patient Navigation Specialist at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. In that role, she developed a successful program guiding hundreds of breast-cancer patients as they made their way through the healthcare system.

Stephanie Mooney

Stephanie Mooney is a Patient Experience Advisor in the Department of Quality and Performance at St. Michael’s Hospital. She holds a BSc in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph as well as an MBA from the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University (New Orleans, LA).

Tamara Harth

Tamara Harth is Program Manager and Patient and Family Education Lead for Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Person Centred Care Lead for the Toronto North LHIN. She has also served as Provincial Head of Patient Education for Cancer Care Ontario.


Administrative Support

Michelle Dominey
FitzGerald Academy
416-864-6060 x3949
domineym@smh.ca

Amicie Davies
Wightman-Berris Academy
amicie.davies@uhn.ca

Ashley Rosen, MEd
Peters-Boyd Academy
416-864-6060 x77515
rosenas@smh.ca


Steering Committee

Dr. Jory Simpson, MD, MEd, FRCSC
Course Director
416-864-5804 x7145
simpsonjo@smh.ca

Dr. Darlene Fenech, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Faculty Site Lead
416-480-6100 x4027
darlene.fenech@sunnybrook.ca

Dr. Jeremy Hall, MD, MEd, FRCSC
Director of Undergraduate Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
416-864-6006
hallj@smh.ca

Dr. Tulin Cil, MD, MEd, FRCSC
Faculty Site Lead
416-323-6400 x4319
tulin.cil@uhn.ca

Dr. Najma Ahmed, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
416-864-5481
ahmedn@smh.ca

Stella Ng, PhD, FAAA
Arrell Family Chair, Health Professionals Teaching, St. Michael’s Hospital and University of Toronto
416-864-6060 x77363
ngst@smh.ca

Jennifer Schultz
Patient as Teacher Representative

Demetra Turnbull
Patient as Teacher Representative

Dima Saab
Medical Student Representative