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Faculty Member

Dr. Dominik Nowak MD MHSc CCFP CHE

Email Address(es)
Clinical Public Health Division
Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation
Assistant Professor
SGS Status
Associate Member
Appointment Status
Status Only

Research Interests

Primary care

Health systems strategy

Social prescribing

Dr. Dominik Nowak is a family doctor and health leader. In addition to his clinical practice at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto, Dr. Nowak’s mission is to build teamwork across the health system. He is a trusted advisor to leading provincial, national, and international organizations toward a health system that is more kind, caring, and careful. Dr. Nowak serves as President at the Ontario Medical Association, the voice of 43,000 doctors across Ontario.

Dr. Nowak trained at McMaster University, where he specialized in family medicine and served as chief resident. He went on to the University of Toronto to finish a Master of Health Administration at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation as well as the ICD-Rotman Directors Education Program at the Rotman School of Management. Dr. Nowak is a faculty member in the Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. He is a recipient of the College of Family Physicians of Canada Award of Excellence for his leadership in Canadian healthcare.