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.
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2016 Nov;9(6):788-791
Liu JJ, Matelski J, Cram P, Urbach DR, Bell CM
BMC Psychiatry. 2016 Oct 18;16(1):350
Hensel JM, Shaw J, Jeffs L, Ivers NM, Desveaux L, Cohen A, Agarwal P, Wodchis WP, Tepper J, Larsen D, McGahan A, Cram P, Mukerji G, Mamdani M, Yang R, Wong I, Onabajo N, Jamieson T, Bhatia RS
J Gen Intern Med. 2017 May;32(5):563-565
Cram P, Dhalla I, Kwan JL
J Clin Densitom. 2016 Sep 16;:
Wolinsky FD, Lou Y, Edmonds SW, Hall SF, Jones MP, Wright NC, Saag KG, Cram P, Roblin DW, PAADRN Investigators
Perspect Med Educ. 2016 Sep 8;
MacMillan TE, Rawal S, Cram P, Liu J
Am Heart J. 2016 Sep;179:186-91
Buck J, Kaboli P, Gage BF, Cram P, Vaughan Sarrazin MS
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016;17(1):369
Edmonds SW, Cram P, Lou Y, Jones MP, Roblin DW, Saag KG, Wright NC, Wolinsky FD, PAADRN Investigators
Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2016 Dec 15;4:14-24
Danila MI, Outman RC, Rahn EJ, Mudano AS, Thomas TF, Redden DT, Allison JJ, Anderson FA, Anderson JP, Cram PM, Curtis JR, Fraenkel L, Greenspan SL, LaCroix AZ, Majumdar SR, Miller MJ, Nieves JW, Safford MM, Silverman SL, Siris ES, Solomon DH, Warriner...
Osteoporos Int. 2016 Jun 30;
Cram P, Wolinsky FD, Lou Y, Edmonds SW, Hall SF, Roblin DW, Wright NC, Jones MP, Saag KG, PAADRN Investigators


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)