Dr. Prakeshkumar Shah MD,DCH,MRCP,FRCPC
Dr Prakesh Shah completed his medical and postgraduate training in India, the United Kingdom and Canada. He joined Mount Sinai in 2002 and is currently Professor at the University of Toronto in Department of Pediatrics and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. His major area of research is Maternal and Neonatal Health Services, Patient and Disease oriented research in Neonatology to improve quality of care provision and Knowledge Synthesis. He is the Director of Canadian Neonatal Network and International Network for Evaluation of Outcomes in Neonates. He holds an Applied Research Chair in Maternal and Child Health Services and Policy Research from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. He has conceived, conducted, synthesized, translated and implemented research in areas of Maternal and Neonatal Health. He has published more than 300 peer reviewed publications and several synopsis documents for provincial ministries on maternal-neonatal health.
1. I do not have an affiliation (financial or otherwise) with a pharmaceutical, medical device or communications organization.
2. I do not intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).