Camilla Wong


Project Investigator, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute

Research Programs


Dr. Camilla Wong is a Geriatrician at St. Michael’s Hospital, an Assistant 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. Cheung, A, Haas, B, Ringer, TJ, McFarlan, A, Wong, CL. Canadian Study of Health and Aging Clinical Frailty Scale: Does It Predict Adverse Outcomes among Geriatric Trauma Patients?. J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2017;225 (5):658-665.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.08.008. PubMed PMID:28888692 .
  2. Gardhouse, AI, Budd, L, Yang, SYC, Wong, CL. #GeriMedJC: The Twitter Complement to the Traditional-Format Geriatric Medicine Journal Club. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017;65 (6):1347-1351. doi: 10.1111/jgs.14920. PubMed PMID:28432823 .
  3. Wong, CL, Norris, M, Sinha, SS, Zorzitto, ML, Madala, S, Hamid, JS et al.. Validity, Reliability and Acceptability of the Team Standardized Assessment of Clinical Encounter Report. Can Geriatr J. 2016;19 (4):182-188. doi: 10.5770/cgj.19.234. PubMed PMID:28050222 PubMed Central PMC5178860.
  4. Wong, CL, AlAtia, R, McFarlan, A, Lee, HY, Valiaveettil, C, Haas, B et al.. Sustainability of a proactive geriatric trauma consultation service. Can J Surg. 2016;59 (6):7216. . PubMed PMID:27669403 .
  5. Wong, CL, Al Atia, R, McFarlan, A, Lee, HY, Valiaveettil, C, Haas, B et al.. Sustainability of a proactive geriatric trauma consultation service. Can J Surg. 2017;60 (1):14-18. . PubMed PMID:27669402 PubMed Central PMC5373738.
  6. Goldberg, A, Straus, SE, Hamid, JS, Wong, CL. Room transfers and the risk of delirium incidence amongst hospitalized elderly medical patients: a case-control study. BMC Geriatr. 2015;15 :69. doi: 10.1186/s12877-015-0070-8. PubMed PMID:26108254 PubMed Central PMC4478641.
  7. D'Silva, KA, Dahm, P, Wong, CL. Does this man with lower urinary tract symptoms have bladder outlet obstruction?: The Rational Clinical Examination: a systematic review. JAMA. 2014;312 (5):535-42. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5555. PubMed PMID:25096693 .
  8. Wilcox, ME, Chong, CA, Stanbrook, MB, Tricco, AC, Wong, C, Straus, SE et al.. Does this patient have an exudative pleural effusion? The Rational Clinical Examination systematic review. JAMA. 2014;311 (23):2422-31. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5552. PubMed PMID:24938565 .
  9. Haque, AF, Soong, DG, Wong, CL. Assessing the impact of a geriatric clinical skills day on medical students' attitudes toward geriatrics. Can Geriatr J. 2014;17 (1):12-5. doi: 10.5770/cgj.17.74. PubMed PMID:24596589 PubMed Central PMC3940472.
  10. Wong, CL, Bhalerao, S. Post-surgery musical hallucinations of a patriotic Canadian song. Can J Neurol Sci. 2010;37 (6):901-3. . PubMed PMID:21059563 .
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Affiliations & Other Activities

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