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Dr. Smita Halder

Dr Smita Halder is an Associate Professor and a Gastroenterologist at McMaster University. She was born in Manchester, UK and obtained her medical degree from Cambridge and Edinburgh Universities. Dr. Halder has led and been a part of numerous initiatives to enhance patient care and overall health outcomes. She is dedicated to developing partnerships through a multidisciplinary approach to care delivery and strives to continually advance service quality. Some of her accomplishments include the development of an automated scheduling process for the gastroenterology service across Hamilton; the pilot of a virtual clinic at HHS; and the creation of a national mentorship program for female residents and junior faculty in gastroenterology.