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Shawna Silver

Title: Staff Paediatrician, Division of Paediatric Medicine
Designations: MD FRCPC PEng
Alternate Contact Name: Shanaz Karim
Alternate Phone: 416-813-8422
Alternate Email:
U of T Positions: Lecturer

Hospital Positions

Staff Physician, Division of Paediatric Medicine

Associate CMIO

Medical Officer for eSafety

Chief Medical Editor, AboutKidsHealth


Dr. Shawna Silver received her BA.Sc. in Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo and MD from McMaster University. She completed her paediatric residency at The Hospital for Sick Children. She is currently a hospitalist at The Hospital for Sick Children and North York General Hospital.

Clinical areas of focus include inpatient hospital medicine and children with medical complexity. Other areas of interest include clinical informatics and patient safety. She is also involved in family and patient education.

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