Philip Berger

Dr. Philip Berger was Medical Director of the Inner City Health Program at St. Michael’s Hospital from 1997-2017 and former Chief of its Department of Family and Community Medicine from 1997 to 2013. He is an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Berger has helped establish human rights related health organizations arising from his work with torture victims, refugees and people with HIV and has been involved in campaigns to fight poverty and in support of drug users.He is a cofounder and is a Special Advisor to Canadian Doctors for Protection from Guns.