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.
J Invasive Cardiol. 2014 Jun;26(6):229-33
Karrowni W, Makki N, Dhaliwal AS, Vyas A, Blevins A, Dughman S, Girotra S, Cram P, Horwitz PA
JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul;174(7):1160-7
Nassar BS, Vaughan-Sarrazin MS, Jiang L, Reisinger HS, Bonello R, Cram P
Ann Intern Med. 2014 Jan 21;160(2):81-90
Hanmer J, Lu X, Rosenthal GE, Cram P
Urology. 2014 Mar;83(3):626-30
Pate SC, Uhlman MA, Rosenthal JA, Cram P, Erickson BA
J Hosp Med. 2014 Feb;9(2):82-7
Mosher HJ, Jiang L, Vaughan Sarrazin MS, Cram P, Kaboli PJ, Vander Weg MW
Urology. 2014 Feb;83(2):304-9
Erickson BA, Lu X, Vaughan-Sarrazin M, Kreder KJ, Breyer BN, Cram P
Acad Med. 2014 Jan;89(1):71-6
Kyser KL, Lu X, Santillan D, Santillan M, Caughey AB, Wilson MC, Cram P
Foot Ankle Int. 2014 Mar;35(3):207-15
Pugely AJ, Lu X, Amendola A, Callaghan JJ, Martin CT, Cram P
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Sep 18;95(18):e132
Miller BJ, Lu X, Cram P


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)