Schulich Care Team

Cardiology

Dr. Stephanie Poon
Dr.  Stephanie Poon MD MSc FRCPC

Assistant Professor
Cardiology


Phone: 416-480-4822
Fax: 416-480-4722

Administrative Assistant: Lesley Hervey
Phone: 416-480-4822
Fax: 416-480-4722
Email: Lesley.hervey@sunnybrook.ca 

Biography:

Dr. Poon obtained her Medical Degree from Queen’s University in 2006. She subsequently completed her residency and fellowship training in Internal Medicine (2010), Cardiology (2012), Advanced Heart Failure/Heart Transplant (2014) and Adult Echocardiography (2015) at the University of Toronto. In 2015, she also received a Master of Science in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (MSc QIPS) from the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Poon’s practice is focused on developing and establishing a Heart Failure clinic at Sunnybrook, as well as an inpatient consultation service for patients with advanced heart failure. She is a recipient of the Heart & Stroke Foundation/ University of Toronto Polo Chair in Cardiology Young Investigator Award. Her current research is based on assessing and improving the appropriate utilization of echocardiograms in heart failure outpatients.

Education:

  • University of Toronto (2006-2015)
    • Master of Science in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (2014-2015)
    • Clinical Fellowship in Echocardiography (2013-2015)
    • Clinical Fellowship in Heart Failure/Transplant (2012-2014)
    • Residency in Cardiology (2009-2012)
    • Residency in Internal Medicine (2006-2009)

  • Queen’s University (2002-2006)
    • Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Ottawa (2001-2004)
    • Master of Science in Biochemistry and Human Molecular Genetics
  • University of Toronto (1997-2001)
    • Honours Bachelor of Science in Immunology with High Distinction

Appointments and affiliations:

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine/Cardiology at Sunnybrook, University of Toronto
  • Member, Canadian Cardiovascular Society
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada in Cardiology (2012)
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada in Medicine (2010)