Dr. Robert Fowler

Dr. Rob Fowler is a critical care physician at Sunnybrook Hospital and Director of Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health – Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. Rob’s academic interests include access and outcomes of care for critically ill patients and those near the end of life – in a global context. He has had clinical and academic roles in various outbreaks leading to critical illness – the 2003 Toronto SARS crisis, the 2009 influenza pandemic, the recent Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak – and he was a clinical lead for the World Health Organization during the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa.