Eyal Cohen

Eyal Cohen , MD, MSc, FRCP(C)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Medical Director, Complex Care Program
Division of Paediatric Medicine, Department of Paediatrics

Research Institute
Associate Scientist
Child Health Evaluative Sciences

University of Toronto
Associate Professor (Primary Appointment)
Associate Professor (Cross Appointment)
Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation
Associate Professor (Cross Appointment)
Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

Other Positions
McMaster University
CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research

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 MSc 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

2014 - Junior Faculty Award for Excellence in Paediatric Clinical Care, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children
2014 - Visiting Innovator, Center for Policy, Outcomes and Prevention, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
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