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 Arthroplasty. 2013 Oct;28(9):1499-504
Pugely AJ, Callaghan JJ, Martin CT, Cram P, Gao Y
J Arthroplasty. 2013 Oct;28(9):1513-20
Li Y, Lu X, Wolf BR, Callaghan JJ, Cram P
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Jul 3;95(13):e89
Miller BJ, Cram P, Lynch CF, Buckwalter JA
Chest. 2013 Apr;143(4):1184-5
Kumar G, Cram P
JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Mar 25;173(6):427-32
Rosenthal JA, Lu X, Cram P
Radiology. 2013 May;267(2):470-8
Abrams TE, Vaughan-Sarrazin M, Richardson K, Cram P, Rosenthal GE
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Mar;471(3):1047-53
Richardson KK, Cram P, Vaughan-Sarrazin M, Kaboli PJ
Contemp Clin Trials. 2013 Jan;34(1):90-100
Edmonds SW, Wolinsky FD, Christensen AJ, Lu X, Jones MP, Roblin DW, Saag KG, Cram P, PAADRN Investigators

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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)