Joshua Tepper, MD, FCFP, MPH, MBA

Joshua is a family physician and senior health care executive with a career leading health system policy and innovative change at both the provincial and national levels. 

Joshua has senior health leadership experience in both the public and private sectors including serving as president and chief executive officer of North York General Hospital and before that Health Quality Ontario, a government agency. He has served at senior levels of government including as assistant deputy minister in the Health Human Resources Strategy Division of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care in Ontario and as a senior health advisor at Health Canada. He has been involved in medical association leadership including as vice-president of the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada.

He is a full professor at the University of Toronto and has previously been an adjunct scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and a research consultant for the Canadian Institute for Health Information. He has received several national and provincial awards for his leadership in these positions. 

He has always remained in active clinical practice serving marginalized populations in rural, remote and inner-city settings.