Alumni Profiles

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Jul 31, 2023
As Canada continues to face a shortage of family physicians, new resident doctors such as the University of Toronto’s Paige Homme are stepping up to the challenge.  
Jul 11, 2023
Temerty Medicine alumna Katelin Sims discusses her experience before, during and after acquiring a disability while at U of T, and her decision to pay forward the financial support she received.
Jun 9, 2023
In her recently published memoir, Judith Friedland writes about her work in occupational therapy at U of T and living as a Jewish woman in Canada, among other experiences. She spoke with Temerty Medicine about the book and the process of writing it.
Jun 7, 2023
We spoke to Temerty Medicine alumnus Mandeep Singh about his life and work at the intersection of sleep medicine, anesthesiology and epidemiology.
May 26, 2023
Victoria Mintsopoulos shares her journey as a 2023 graduate of U of T's MD Program, and how much it means to receive support from the MD Class of 2003.
Mar 22, 2023
When alumnus Taufik Valiante was a child, his baseball coach’s son passed away from severe epilepsy. “I think that left a pretty indelible mark on me,” says Valiante. Eventually, that experience in his youth led a sensitive, guitar-playing boy who hated the sight of blood to become a patient advocate, neurosurgeon and researcher studying the relationship between music and epilepsy.