Peter Cram, MD, MBA

Peter Cram is the Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics at Sinai Health System and University Health Network and a Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto. A practicing General Internist, Dr. Cram’s research has focused on: 1) understanding variations in complication rates after orthopaedic surgery procedures; 2) health care costs and utilization; 3) how to communicate complex healthcare information to patients. Dr. Cram has published more than 125 papers. His orthopaedic research has appeared in journals including JAMA, JBJS and BMJ.
Dr. Cram’s research focuses on:

1) quality and cost in the areas of orthopaedic surgery and osteoporosis;
2) patient safety with a specific focus on insuring that test results are consistently communicated to patients; and
3) development of clinical decision aids that include personalized risk assessment.
Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 Apr;70(4):547-554
Cram P, Landon BE, Matelski J, Ling V, Stukel TA, Paterson JM, Gandhi R, Hawker GA, Ravi B
CMAJ Open. 2017 Dec 11;5(4):E842-E849
Verma AA, Guo Y, Kwan JL, Lapointe-Shaw L, Rawal S, Tang T, Weinerman A, Cram P, Dhalla IA, Hwang SW, Laupacis A, Mamdani MM, Shadowitz S, Upshur R, Reid RJ, Razak F
JACC Heart Fail. 2017 Oct;5(10):761-762
Sud M, Yu B, Wijeysundera HC, Austin PC, Ko DT, Braga J, Cram P, Spertus JA, Domanski M, Lee DS
Osteoporos Int. 2017 Sep 07;:
Nguyen VT, Edmonds SW, Lou Y, Roblin DW, Saag KG, Cram P, Wolinsky FD
JACC Heart Fail. 2017 Aug;5(8):618-619
Sud M, Yu B, Wijeysundera HC, Austin PC, Ko DT, Braga J, Cram P, Spertus JA, Domanski M, Lee DS
Perm J. 2017;21:
Roblin DW, Zelman D, Plummer S, Robinson BE, Lou Y, Edmonds SW, Wolinsky FD, Saag KG, Cram P
Osteoporos Int. 2017 Jun 15;:
Wolinsky FD, Hall SF, Lou Y, Edmonds SW, Saag KG, Roblin DW, Wright NC, Jones MP, Cram P, PAADRN Investigators, Curtis JR, Morgan SL, Schlechte JA, Williams JH, Zelman DJ
Diagnosis (Berl). 2017 Mar;4(1):13-15
Yermak D, Cram P, Kwan JL


Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital/UHN
Professor, Internal Medicine, University of Toronto
Professor (status only), Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME), University of Toronto
Associate Member, School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto
Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES)