Department of Medicine


Dermatology: Specialty Clinic Update - Phototherapy Education and Research Centre (PERC)

PERC (Phototherapy Education and Research Centre) was established at Women's College Hospital in 1976.  It is one of the largest phototherapy centres in the world.  We offer an extensive range of phototherapies including narrowband UVB, broadband UVB, and PUVA.  In 2018, our centre provided more than 21,000 phototherapy treatments to 1500 patients.  Approximately 70% of patients we treat have psoriasis and 25% have atopic dermatitis and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL).  The remaining patient
Jul 1 / 2019

Dermatology: Specialty Clinic Update - Ricky Kanee Schachter (RKS) Dermatology Centre

The Ricky Kanee Schachter (RKS) Dermatology Centre at Women’s College Hospital provides excellence in clinical care, medical education and research. Our full time staff includes both clinician scientists and clinician teachers (Drs. Vincent Piguet, Marissa Joseph, Trevor Champagne, Phil Doiron, and Aaron Drucker). We have 7 dedicated part time staff (Drs. Adam Natsheh, Renita Ahluwalia, Jennifer Salsberg, Renee Beach, Afsaneh Alavi and Erin Dahlke).
Jun 30 / 2019

Studies Show Mentorship Provides Unique Benefits to Mentors

This October 2019 will mark the launch of the third year of the Faculty of Medicine’s Diversity Mentorship Program (DMP).
Jun 28 / 2019

Watch: Celebrating 100 years of the Sir John and Lady Eaton Professor and Chair of Medicine

2019 marks 100 years since the establishment of the Sir John and Lady Eaton Professor and Chair of Medicine, an endowment that has had a transformative impact on the Department and broader Faculty of Medicine at University of Toronto.
Jun 27 / 2019