Jack V. Tu

MD (Western University)
M.Sc (University of Toronto)
PhD (Harvard University)

Professional Interests

Clinical effectiveness (quality of care), technology assessment/drug utilization, medical decision-making, performance measurement/program evaluation, health services delivery (intenational comparisons), health research methods, public and population health.


Jack Tu is Professor in the Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation at the University of Toronto.  Dr. Tu’s research is focussed on measuring and improving the health and quality of care provided to Canadians who are at risk or have developed cardiovascular diseases.   He has published over 300 peer-reviewed articles addressing topics related to quality of cardiovascular care, outcomes research, health care report cards, quality indicators, international comparisons and large databases.

Other Affiliations

  • Staff Cardiologist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre