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.
J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2017 Mar 24;:
Cram P, Hawker G, Matelski J, Ravi B, Pugely A, Gandhi R, Jackson T
Telemed J E Health. 2017 Sep;23(9):718-725
Thomas JT, Moeckli J, Mengeling MA, Goedken CC, Bunch J, Cram P, Reisinger HS
Med Care. 2017 Jun;55(6):561-568
Cram P, Saag KG, Lou Y, Edmonds SW, Hall SF, Roblin DW, Wright NC, Jones MP, Wolinsky FD, PAADRN Investigators*
Acad Med. 2017 Mar;92(3):276-277
Vaisman A, Cram P
Intensive Crit Care Nurs. 2017 Jun;40:51-56
Goedken CC, Moeckli J, Cram PM, Reisinger HS
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jan 24;69(3):360-362
Vaughan Sarrazin MS, Jones M, Mazur A, Cram P, Ayyagari P, Chrischilles E
Perm J. 2017;21:
Edmonds SW, Solimeo SL, Nguyen VT, Wright NC, Roblin DW, Saag KG, Cram P
Neurology. 2017 Jan 03;88(1):57-64
Kapral MK, Fang J, Alibhai SM, Cram P, Cheung AM, Casaubon LK, Prager M, Stamplecoski M, Rashkovan B, Austin PC
J Orthop Trauma. 2016 Dec;30(12):647-652
Soong C, Cram P, Chezar K, Tajammal F, Exconde K, Matelski J, Sinha SK, Abrams HB, Fan-Lun C, Fabbruzzo-Cota C, Backstein D, Bell CM
J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Jan;65(1):27-34
Cram P, Yan L, Bohm E, Kuzyk P, Lix LM, Morin SN, Majumdar SR, Leslie WD


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)