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About Sickkids
About SickKids

Adam Rapoport, MD, FRCP(C), MHSc

The Hospital for Sick Children
Medical Director, Paediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT)
Paediatric Medicine

Research Institute
Project Investigator
Child Health Evaluative Sciences

University of Toronto
Associate Professor

Associate Professor
Family and Community Medicine

Other Positions

Emily's House Children's Hospice
Medical Director

Phone: 416-813-6905
Fax: 416-813-7999
Email: pact.info@sickkids.ca
Alternate Contact: Jenny Loor
Alternate Email: jenny.loor@sickkids.ca

For more information, visit:

PACT Website

Brief Biography

Adam Rapoport is a general pediatrician with a Masters in bioethics. In 2009, Adam joined the Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care at Mount Sinai Hospital as their pediatric consultant. In July 2011 he became the first Medical Director of the Paediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT), the palliative care service at SickKids. PACT provides both inpatient and outpatient palliative care to children with life-threatening illnesses, and their families, including grief and bereavement support. In 2013 Adam became Medical Director at Toronto’s first pediatric residential hospice – Emily’s House. Adam’s academic work focuses on the intersection of his 3 primary interests: pediatrics, palliative care and ethics.  

External Funding

Canadian Institutes of Health Research
C17 Research Network
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario
Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute
Canadian Cancer Society
Garron Family Cancer Centre


A list of publications for Dr. Adam Rapoport can be found on PubMed