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Our People

Our faculty members, staff and learners are the heart of our department. Everyone brings unique credentials, interests, academic focuses, expertise, life and professional experiences to make a positive impact on people’s lives locally, nationally and globally.

Our diversity allows us to approach our collective mandate and goals with creativity, openness and a focus on innovation.

Contact information is shared for academic consultation and collaboration and is not to be used for communication related to patient care.

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Amy

Medical Secretary

Ashley

Medical Secretary

Charlotte

Medical Secretary

McMaster Family Practice

Denise

Medical Secretary

McMaster Family Practice

Dolly

Financial Coordinator

Eddie

Medical Secretary

Emma

Medical Secretary

McMaster Family Practice

Giovanna

Medical Secretary

McMaster Family Practice

Lisa

Medical Secretary

Sarah

Medical Secretary

Steven

Medical Secretary

Suzanne

Medical Secretary

Wendy

Medical Secretary

Yeanette

Medical Secretary

Israa Abou El Nour

BHSc

Research Assistant

Krzysztof Adamczyk

BSc. Applied Computer Science

Manager, Information Technology

Gina Agarwal

MBBS (UK), PHD (Epidemiology), MRCGP (UK), CCFP, FCFP, Dip. CAPM

Professor

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Vulnerable Individuals in Primary Care; McMaster Family Medicine Levitt Scholar; Director, Vulnerable Individuals in Primary Care (VIP) Research Lab; Principal Investigator, McMaster Community Paramedicine Research Team

Clareen Akshinthala

Administrative Coordinator

akshint@mcmaster.ca
Division of Palliative Care

Sazan Al-Shwan

Accounting Assistant

Cheryl Allaby

BHSc(PT), MD, IIWCC

Associate Professor

Ellen Amster

PhD

Associate Professor

Jason A. Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine

Karen Arango Osorio

Program Administrator

Alisha Atri

Research Coordinator

Alison Baker

MSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Education Assessment Director

Zachary Baker

Senior Education Program Associate

Lora Baliva

Senior Education Program Associate

balival@mcmaster.ca
David Braley Health Sciences Centre

Lopita Banerjee

MSc MD FCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Nella Barrera

Medical Secretary

Jean Paul Bartha

BA, CHRL

HR Partner

Erin Beaulieu

RD, MPH

Manager, Knowledge Translation and Strategic Communications (on LOA)

David Beisel

MD, CCFP, BFA

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

McMaster Family Medicine PGME - Rural Faculty Development

Amanda Bell

BArtsSc, MD, MSc, CCFP, FCFP

Clinical Professor

Regional Assistant Dean, Niagara Regional Campus

Lina Beltrano

Senior Education Associate

Ashley Bernardo

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Jill Berridge

BA (Hons) PE, BHSc (Hons) PT

Program Director, Health Services; Clinic Director, MFP and McMaster FHT Co-Executive Director

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Morgan Black

MD

Assistant Professor

Claire Bodkin

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Susan Borden

MD, CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Halton Site Director

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Brittney Bowen

Administrative Assistant

Keyna Bracken

Keyna Bracken

BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Professor

Chair Pre-Clerkship (UGME)

Jasdeep Brar

Research Assistant

Alex Breedon

Rural North Education Associate

Alyssa Bridel

College Diploma in Health Office Administration

Senior Education Program Associate

Heather Brierley

Billing Coordinator

1 (905) 525-9140 x 28016 brierlh@mcmaster.ca
David Braley Health Sciences Centre

Carissa Buckmiller

FHT Coordinator

Jessa Calderon

MLT

Medical Secretary

Richard Camara

Information Technology Analyst

Lita Cameron

MD, MSc (Oxon), CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Global Health Lead

Tracey Carr

RN, BScN, MBA

Executive Director

Lecturer (Part-Time)

Andrea Carruthers

MHK

Research Coordinator

Harmela Celestin

Research Assistant

Martin Chasen

MBChB, FCP(SA), MPhil(Pall Med)

Clinical Professor

Kevin Chi

Assistant Clinical Professor, Research & Scholarship

Selena Chin

Medical Secretary

Rebecca Clark

BSc MSc

Research Coordinator

Katrin Conen

MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, Adjunct

Division of Palliative Care

Rebecca Correia

Research Assistant

Sandra Costa

BA

Medical Secretary

Kathryn Cottrell

MBBS, CCFP, BSc

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Laura Cousineau

BSc, MA, BEd

Manager, Education Operations

Alisha Cruse

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Amie Davis

MD, CCFP, FCFP

Assistant Professor

Postgraduate Curriculum Director;
Medical Director, Maternity Centre of Hamilton

Anvi Desai

Research Assistant

Nathalie Desbois

Assistant Clinical Professor

CBRT Education Coordinator

Karen desTombe

Research Assistant

Nancy Devlin

Managing Director, Education Enterprise

Sarah Dicenzo

Senior Education Associate

Samantha Diller

Senior Education Associate

Laura Doyle

Physiotherapist

Bongi Dube

Senior Education Associate

Tammy Duncan

Medical Secretary

Erica DunstanGaren

Api Easwarasubramaniam

Senior Education Associate

Dale Edwards

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Dan Edwards

System Navigator

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Tori Edwards

Office Assistant

Bethany Elliott

BHSc, MPH

Administrative Director, David Braley Primary Care Research Collaborative

Asiana Elma

MSc eHealth

Research Assistant

Dawn Elston

Research Coordinator

Sarah Evans (Mullen)

Program Administrator

Luisa Felix de Oliveira

Talent Acquisition Assistant

Eva Felix

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Shauna Ferguson

Senior Education Program Associate

Urslin Fevrier-Thomas

QI Support Specialist

Barb Flaherty

Clinic Director, SFHC; McMaster FHT Co-Executive Director

flaherba@mcmaster.ca
Stonechurch Family Health Centre

Nancy Fowler

MD, CCFP, FCFP

Associate Professor (part-time)

Jennifer Frid

Clinical Operations Site Coordinator

Estella Froese

Social Media and Content Creator

Erin Gallagher

BHSc, MD, CCFP (PC), MPH

Assistant Professor

Jason Gallagher

Michael Gallea

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Sue Giavedoni

Senior Education Program Associate

Ashlinder Gill

MSc

Research Coordinator

Shawna Grabar

Dip.HR, Cert. ACR

Senior Education Associate

Natalie Graham

Senior Education Program Associate

Cheryl Gray

Clinical Administrative Coordinator

McMaster Family Practice

Tara Green

Social Worker

Lawrence Grierson

PhD

Associate Professor

Assistant Dean, Health Sciences Education Graduate Program (HSED); Scientist, McMaster Education Research, Innovation, and Theory (MERIT)

Dale Guenter

MD, MPH

Professor

Faculty Experience Director

Jesse Guscott

MD CFPC(FPA)

Associate Clinical Professor

Family Practice Anesthesia Enhanced Skills Program Director; Rural Sim Lead

Patricia Habran-Dietrich

BA

Administrative Assistant

Shuaib Hafid

BA, MPH

Statistical Analyst

Heidi Hallman

Education Associate

Ahmad Hamade

BSc, MD

Research Assistant

Shayna Henry

Assistant Professor

Karennaon'we - Karen Hill

MD, CCFP, B.A. B.Ed. Adult Ed., LPN

Assistant Professor, Indigenous Health Lead

Oksana Hlyva

Scientific Writer

Michelle Howard

BA (Hons), MSc, PhD

Associate Professor

Michele Hudson

Medical Secretary

Natalie Illingworth

CPA/CGA, BAccS

Finance Manager

Filomena Incitti

Assistant Clinical Professor

Rural Stream Site Lead - Fergus

Gabrielle Inglis

MD, MMSc, CCFP

Assistant Professor

Renisha Irutharayanathan

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Casey Irvin

MA

Manager, Knowledge Translation and Strategic Communications

Caitlyn Ivany

Research Assistant

BSc, MSc (c)

Lindsay Jennings

Research Coordinator

Sheryl Johnston

Administrative Coordinator (Medical)

1 (905) 575-1744 x 235 sajohns@mcmaster.ca
Stonechurch Family Health Centre

Kera Jones

Medical Secretary

Ayda Kadir

Medical Secretary (II)

Maternity Centre Hamilton

Advina Kamaric

MPH

Knowledge Translation Specialist

Amelia Keenen

Research Assistant

Maliha Khan

Research Assistant

BSc Kinesiology

Lauren Kielstra

BSc., MSc., MD, CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Kimberlee Killman

Medical Secretary

Sarah Kinzie

BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Associate Professor

Associate Chair, Education

Fiona Kouyoumdjian

MD, MPH, PhD, FCFP, FRCPC

Assistant Professor

Research Director

Anjali Kundi

Assistant Clinical Professor

Niagara Site Director

Cassandra Kuyvenhoven

PhD

Research Coordinator

Charlotte Lam

Medical Secretary (I)

BSc Public Health

Amanda Laprise

Senior Education Associate

Debra Lavides

Financial Coordinator

Linda Lee

MD, CCFP(COE), FCFP, MClSc

Associate Clinical Professor

Michael Lee-Poy

MD, CCFP, FCFP, MClSc(FM)

Associate Clinical Professor

InQuiry Curriculum Coordinator

Robin Lennox

MD, CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Brooke Luke

Manager, Education Operations

lukeb1@mcmaster.ca
David Braley Health Sciences Centre

Dajana Lukic

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Judy MacKinnon

Assistant Clinical Professor

Hamilton Site Director

Tracy MacKinnon

Education Program Associate

1 (905) 525-9140 x 28507
Division of Palliative Care

Guneet Mahal

Research Assistant

Zaynab Malik

BSc

Research Assistant

Dee Mangin

Dee Mangin

MBChB, FRNZCGP, DPH

Professor (Part-Time)

Courtney Manser

MD, CCFP (PC)

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Faculty Development Lead & Director of Resident Affairs (Niagara Site)

Denise Marshall

BSc., MD, CCFP(PC), FCFP

Professor, Palliative Care

Jeffrey McCarthy

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Meghan McCauley-Brown

Education Associate

Marcie McIlveen

Research Assistant

Menika McKeegan

Manager, Faculty Relations and Strategic Initiatives

Kate McLeod

Postdoctoral Fellow

Jovana Medic

Administrative Assistant

dmitroj@mcmaster.ca
David Braley Health Sciences Centre

Jordan Medina

Research Assistant

Anjali Menezes

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Paul Meszaros

Talent Acquisition Assistant

meszarpm@mcmaster.ca
David Braley Health Sciences Centre

Jonel Miklea

MD, MEd, CCFP, FCFP

Associate Professor

Mallory Miller

Senior Education Program Associate

James Milligan

BSc.P.T., MD, CCFP, FCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Alexandra Mitcham

MD, MSc, CCFP-EM

Assistant Clinical Professor

Program Director CCFP-EM Program

Wade Mitchell

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Rural Stream Site Director

Maxwell Morrison

Physiotherapist

John Moscardini

Medical Secretary

Margo Mountjoy

MD, PhD, CCFP(SEM), FCFP, FACSM, Dip Sport Med.

Clinical Professor

Alim Nagji

Associate Clinical Professor

S. Nelson

Medical Secretary

Thuy-Anh Ngo

Educational Developer

Kathryn Nicholson

Research Coordinator

Matthew Noble Wohlgemut

BA&Sc., MA, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Rural Stream Site Lead - Grimsby
West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Liaison to Niagara Regional Campus

Danielle O'Toole

MD, CCFP

Associate Professor

Oyindamola Okesola

Administration & Project Coordinator

Augustine Okoh

BMR/PT, MSc

Research Assistant

Doug Oliver

BSc, MSc, MD, CCFP

Associate Professor

Medical Director, McMaster Family Practice

Ryan Onafrychuk

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Manisha Pahwa

Research Assistant

Sydney Pan

Medical Secretary

Kashmira Panjwani

Financial Coordinator

Fiona Parascandalo

BA, MA, MSc

Research Coordinator

Christine Parkinson

Haley Pearce

Medical Secretary

Mikayla Plishka

BA, MSc

Research Assistant

David Price

BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Professor

Charlene Rae

Scientific Writer

Amanda Ramdyal

MD, CCFP, MSc

Assistant Professor

Bryan Recoskie

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Lynda Redwood-Campbell

MD, FCFP, MPH

Professor

Lori Regenstreif

MD, CCFP(AM), FCFP, MScCH(AMH)

Assistant Clinical Professor, Adjunct

Cathy Risdon

MD, DMan, CCFP, FCFP

Professor & Chair

Danielle Robinson

Senior Education Associate

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Arielle Rochman

MD, CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Interim Brampton Site Director

Eva Rosenberg

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Chris Rowley

Assistant Clinical Professor

Mount Forest Site Lead

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Christopher Russell

MD, CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Niagara Teaching Site

Humaira Saeed

Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct)

Jennifer Salerno

MSc, PhD

Research Associate

Rossanna Santos

Medical Secretary

Njideka Sanya

Research Assistant

Deborah Sattler

Scientific Writer

Marc Sawyer

MD, CCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

KW and Area Site Director

Inge Schabort

MBChB, BScMedScHons (Epi), BScMedScHons (Med Biochem), MSc(EBHC), MHPE, CCFP, FCFP

Associate Professor, Full-time Academic Family Physician, Postgraduate IMG Director

Myles Sergeant

PEng, MD, FCFP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Partnerships Lead (PEACH)
Medically Complex Care at HHS/SPH
President of Trees for Hamilton

Keya Shah

BHSc, MD, CCFP, COE

Assistant Clinical Professor

Kanwal Shankardass

MD

Associate Clinical Professor

Connie Shen

LL.B, MEd, MA

Senior Education Associate

Katrina Shen

BSc

Research Assistant

Firdos Siraj

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Henry Siu

MSc, MD, CCFP (COE), FCFP

Associate Professor

Medical Director, Stonechurch Family Health Centre

Kyle Smit

Medical Secretary

Donna-Lee Smith

Dietitian

McMaster Family Practice

Larysa Soroka

Education Associate

Cathy Stampfli

Academic Coordinator, Faculty Relations

Claudia Steffler

BScN, PHC-NP

Clinic Director, Nurse Practitioner

Assistant Clinical Professor

Julia Stepan

Medical Secretary

Hillary Stevens

Medical Secretary

Karl Stobbe

MD CCFP

Clinical Professor

Andrea Storey

Billing Assistant

Michelle Sylvain

Administrative Coordinator

Shipra Taneja

Research Assistant

Jeffrey Templeton

Research Coordinator

Becky Thom

Education Associate

Bill Thorogood

Site Lead

Danielle Thrasher

Administrative Assistant

Faculty Relations

X. Catherine Tong

MD, CCFP(EM), FCFP, DRCPSC

Associate Professor

Suzanne Turner

HBSc, BMusA, MBS, MD, CCFP(AM), DABAM

Associate Professor

Meredith Vanstone

PhD

Associate Professor; Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Ethical Complexity in Primary Care

Jobin Varughese

MD, CCFP (COE), CMD

Associate Clinical Professor

Jan Villanueva

Registered Practical Nurse

McMaster Family Practice

Olivia Virag

MA

Research Coordinator

Heather Waters

BPE, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Associate Professor

Postgraduate Program Director

Peter Wells

Assistant Clinical Professor

Rural Stream Site Lead - Collingwood

Justin Weresch

Assistant Professor

Scarlett Windich

Medical Secretary

windichs@mcmaster.ca
McMaster Family Practice

Kevin Wong

Research Assistant

A photo of Aaron Wynn

Aaron Wynn

MD, CCFP(EM)

Assistant Clinical Professor

Simulation Medicine Education Lead, Grand Erie Six Nations Campus

Eliza Yi

Medical Secretary

Ze Yi

Medical Secretary

Christina Zapora

Medical Secretary (II)