Reb Steve will share coffee with Dr. Coleman Rotstein, Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto. Co-Director of Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases, University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital.
They will have a discussion about: Is There a Light at the End of the COVID Tunnel?
Coleman Rotstein, MD, FRCPC, FACP, FIDSA—Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Toronto and Attending Physician at the University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario. He received a Bachelor of Science at the University of Toronto and earned his medical degree from the University of Calgary in 1976. Dr. Rotstein completed his specialty training in Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto and pursued further subspecialty training in Infectious Diseases & Immunology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina from 1980 to 1983 [ABIM (1980), FRCPC (Internal Medicine 1981), Infectious Diseases ABIM (1982)].
Dr. Rotstein is currently the Director of Oncologic Infectious Diseases of the Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases Service at the University Health Network. He was a member of the Board of the Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases until 2021 and the Past Chair of the Awards Committee of the Foundation. Dr. Rotstein was also a member of the National Advisory Committee on Immunization of the Public Health Agency of Canada from 2017-2021. In addition, he has been elected a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. He is also a fellow of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology. He functions as a reviewer for several international journals.
Dr. Rotstein has published over 195 peer-reviewed papers. His research interests have focused mainly on infections in cancer patients and other immunocompromised hosts