Mark Fam

MHA (University of Ottawa)


Mark Fam, MHA, is the Vice President of Programs at Michael Garron Hospital, a part of the Toronto East Health Network. Mark is responsible for clinical programs at the organization, including Emergency, Medicine, Critical Care, Surgery, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Complex Continuing Care, Rehabilitation, Family and Community Medicine, and Mental Health Services.

A Certified Health Executive, Mark has a broad base of industry knowledge based on his close to 20 years working across the health care system. In support of his provincial agency, hospital and consulting work, Mark demonstrates an ongoing commitment to the health care industry as a Certified Health Executive through his active participation in the Canadian College of Health Services Leaders. Mark also contributes to new learners in the health system through regular coaching and mentoring, and through his work as a Lecturer in both the Rotman School of Management, and the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, at the University of Toronto.

Additional Recent Publications

  • Medical Tourism in Canada (2011)

  • 2011 Canadian Health Consumer Survey

  • 2010 Global Health Consumer Survey

  • Improving Health Supply Chain Performance, Logistics Quarterly (2010)

  • Don’t Waste a Crisis: Managing Health Care Costs in Volatile Times (2009)

  • Personal Health Records: Helping Consumers Take the Driver’s Seat (2009)

  • Treating Patients Like Consumers: 2009 Canadian Health Consumer Survey

  • Treating Patients Like Consumers: 2009 Canadian Health Consumer Survey

  • Greening and Sustainability in Health Care and Life Sciences (2008)

  • Adopting Research To Improve Care (ARTIC) - Spreading Choosing Wisely (2016)