Camilla Wong


Project Investigator, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute

Research Programs


Please note: Dr. Wong is not taking any summer students.

Dr. Camilla Wong is a Geriatrician at St. Michael’s Hospital, an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and a Project Investigator at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute. Her clinical and research interests include the implementation and evaluation of acute care models for the frail elderly. Her publications have appeared in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), and the Annals of Surgery.

Recent Publications

  1. Poulton, A, Shaw, JF, Nguyen, F, Wong, C, Lampron, J, Tran, A et al.. The Association of Frailty With Adverse Outcomes After Multisystem Trauma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Anesth. Analg. 2020;130 (6):1482-1492. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004687. PubMed PMID:32384338 .
  2. Piggott, KL, Mehta, N, Wong, CL, Rochon, PA. Using a clinical process map to identify prescribing cascades in your patient. BMJ. 2020;368 :m261. doi: 10.1136/bmj.m261. PubMed PMID:32075785 .
  3. Xu, VYY, Hamid, J, von Maltzahn, M, Izukawa, T, Norris, M, Chau, V et al.. Use of the Consultation Letter Rating Scale among Geriatric Medicine Postgraduate Trainees. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019;67 (10):2157-2160. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16124. PubMed PMID:31414483 .
  4. Chan, S, Wong, EKC, Ward, SE, Kuan, D, Wong, CL. The Predictive Value of the Clinical Frailty Scale on Discharge Destination and Complications in Older Hip Fracture Patients. J Orthop Trauma. 2019;33 (10):497-502. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001518. PubMed PMID:31188261 .
  5. Gulasingam, P, Haq, R, Mascarenhas Johnson, A, Togo, E, Moore, J, Straus, SE et al.. Using Implementation Science to Promote the Use of the G8 Screening Tool in Geriatric Oncology. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019;67 (5):898-904. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15920. PubMed PMID:30957225 .
  6. Wong, C. Web Exclusive. Annals Story Slam - White Lies. Ann. Intern. Med. 2018;169 (11):SS1. doi: 10.7326/W18-0034. PubMed PMID:30508450 .
  7. Patel, A, Goodman, SG, Yan, AT, Alexander, KP, Wong, CL, Cheema, AN et al.. Frailty and Outcomes After Myocardial Infarction: Insights From the CONCORDANCE Registry. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018;7 (18):e009859. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.118.009859. PubMed PMID:30371219 PubMed Central PMC6222944.
  8. Farlinger, C, Clarke, H, Wong, CL. Perioperative pregabalin and delirium following total hip arthroplasty: a post hoc analysis of a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial. Can J Anaesth. 2018;65 (11):1269-1270. doi: 10.1007/s12630-018-1195-y. PubMed PMID:30084031 .
  9. Cheung, B, Wong, CL, Gardhouse, A, Frank, C, Budd, L. #CGS2015: An Evaluation of Twitter Use at the Canadian Geriatrics Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Can Geriatr J. 2018;21 (2):166-172. doi: 10.5770/cgj.21.302. PubMed PMID:29977432 PubMed Central PMC6028172.
  10. Watt, J, Tricco, AC, Talbot-Hamon, C, Pham, B, Rios, P, Grudniewicz, A et al.. Identifying Older Adults at Risk of Delirium Following Elective Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2018;33 (4):500-509. doi: 10.1007/s11606-017-4204-x. PubMed PMID:29374358 PubMed Central PMC5880753.
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Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Geriatrician, Department of Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto