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About Sickkids
About SickKids

Eyal Cohen, MD, M.Sc, FRCP(C)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Staff Physician

Research Institute
Associate Scientist
Child Health Evaluative Sciences

University of Toronto
Associate Professor (Primary Appointment)

Core Faculty
Centre for Patient Safety

Associate Professor (Cross Appointment)
Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation

Other Positions

McMaster University
CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research

Phone: 416-813-5795
Fax: 416-813-5663
Email: eyal.cohen@sickkids.ca
Alternate Contact: Cindy Groff
Alternate Email: cindy.groff@sickkids.ca

Brief Biography

Eyal Cohen completed his medical training at the University of Toronto in 2000. He trained in paediatrics at SickKids where he was also a chief resident. He came on staff in the Division of Paediatric Medicine in 2005 after working at the Children's Hospital at Westmead in Sydney, Australia and completed an M.Sc in health research methodology at McMaster University in 2008.

Clinical Care Activities

  • General inpatient paediatrics.
  • Children with complex chronic conditions.

Academic Background

2000 Doctor of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

2007 Master of Science, Health Research Methodology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

Research Interests

  • Inpatient care
  • Models of care coordination for children with complex chronic conditions
  • Barriers to research involving children
  • Pneumonia


2008 - Harry Bain Award - for excellence in teaching by a full-time member of the Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

2004 - Christopher Ondaatje Award - for excellence in teaching by a paediatric resident

2002 - Lindt Resident Research Award


To view Dr. Eyal Cohen's publications please click on the following link: Dr. Eyal Cohen's Publications