Peter Cram, MD, MBA

Peter Cram is a Senior Scientist with TGHRI, 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 focuses on hospital care with respect to: 1) comparing healthcare utilization and outcomes between different developed countries; 2) disparities in outcomes and access to care; 3) how best to communicate treatment risks and benefits to patients and families. Dr. Cram has published more than 175 papers. His research has research has been published in NEJM, JAMA, BMJ, Annals of Internal Medicine and other high profile journals.

 

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.
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
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2017 Jul - Aug;57(4):503-509
Hall SF, Edmonds SW, Lou Y, Cram P, Roblin DW, Saag KG, Wright NC, Jones MP, Wolinsky FD
Osteoporos Int. 2017 Jun 01;:
Wolinsky FD, Lou Y, Edmonds SW, Saag KG, Roblin DW, Wright NC, Jones MP, Cram P, PAADRN Investigators
JACC Heart Fail. 2017 Aug;5(8):578-588
Sud M, Yu B, Wijeysundera HC, Austin PC, Ko DT, Braga J, Cram P, Spertus JA, Domanski M, Lee DS
J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Sep 01;24(5):969-974
O'Shea AMJ, Vaughan Sarrazin M, Nassar B, Cram P, Johnson L, Bonello R, Panos RJ, Reisinger HS

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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)