Dr. Stephen Hwang received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University, his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and his masters of public health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. He is a Practicing Physician in General Internal Medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital. He is also a research scientist at the Centre for Research on Inner City Health, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital; the Chair in Homelessness, Housing, and Health at St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto; and Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto. Dr. Hwang’s research focuses on improving the health of people who are homeless and vulnerably housed and the effects of housing on people’s health.
Commentaries by Dr. Stephen Hwang:
Stemming the tide of death after release from jails and prisons in Canada
Missed opportunities — Jail and Prison are a chance to improve health
Dental care a gaping hole in our health system
Why we all discriminate — even our doctors
Canada can end chronic homelessness
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