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Pediatrics
Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University, affiliated with McMaster Children’s Hospital. Our department is one of Canada’s leading centres in pediatric health care. Our faculty enjoy access to modern medical and surgical facilities, clinical and research laboratories. The mission of the Department of Pediatrics is to improve the health of children and adolescents through the excellence in patient care, research and teaching. This mission is embraced by our faculty and staff who are deeply committed to the well-being of our young patients. The Department of Pediatrics is one component of a diverse and dynamic medical community within the Hamilton region. We are proud to serve the children and families of our area.

Chief Assistant:
Jennifer Jenkins
email pedschr@mcmaster.ca
phone 905.521.2100ext. 73141
Dr. Sheri Findlay
Dr. Sheri Findlay is the Acting Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University, and the Interim Chief of Pediatrics at Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton. Dr. Findlay is also the Associate Chair (Clinical) and an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics.

Dr. Findlay graduated from McGill University and completed her pediatric residency at Northwestern University in Chicago. She completed her Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Since arriving at McMaster, Dr. Findlay has championed the development of the Eating Disorders Program at McMaster Children’s Hospital. In addition to co-organizing a group of clinicians (MacKids Grow Up Committee) looking to improve the care delivered to teens and youth in the hospital. After establishing the Adolescent Medicine division at McMaster, Dr. Findlay and others successfully advocated to have Adolescent Medicine designated as a recognized discipline.
Core Executive Members
Interim Chief of Pediatrics & Associate Chair, Clinical
Dr. Sheri Findlay
Executive Assistant: Jennifer Jenkins (pedschr@mcmaster.ca) Ext. 73141

Deputy Chief of Pediatrics & Chair of Niagara Health Services
Dr. Madan Roy
Assistant: Skye Levely (levelys@mcmaster.ca) Ext. 75639

Associate Chair of Education
Dr. Christina Grant
Assistant: Giulia Spadafora (gspadaf@mcmaster.ca) Ext. 73862

Associate Chair of Research
Dr. Anthony Chan
Assistant: Claudia Bizzarro (bizzarc@mcmaster.ca) Ext. 75621

Director of Administration
Tammy Troy-Hempey
Assistant: Claudia Bizzarro (bizzarc@mcmaster.ca) Ext. 75621

For more department contacts, please follow: https://fhs.mcmaster.ca/pediatrics/contact.html
How can I work in Pediatrics?
You should first make contact with the division head of the desired subspecialty you wish to work in. If there is an opportunity to work as a term physician, you will be asked to provide an up-to-date CV, preferred contact information and email address where your credentials application can be sent to. Further details about the credentialing process will be provided to you at that time. Please see list of all division contacts in pediatrics here: https://fhs.mcmaster.ca/pediatrics/divisions_and_programs.html

If you are a physician who is looking to apply for a full-time career opportunity within the department, any current opportunities that may be available can be found here: https://fhs.mcmaster.ca/pediatrics/career_opportunities.html
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Jennifer Jenkinsat email pedschr@mcmaster.ca or at phone extension 73141
Hamilton Health Sciences • Hamilton, Ontario • 905.521.2100

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