Andrew Pinto

MD, CCFP, FRCPC, MSc

Scientist

Biography

Dr. Andrew Pinto is a Public Health and Preventive Medicine specialist and family physician at St. Michael’s Hospital. Dr. Pinto completed his residency at the University of Toronto and his Master’s in Health Policy, Planning and Financing at the London School of Economics and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Currently, he is a Scientist in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto. His research is focused on health economics, equity and the evaluation of complex population health interventions.

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Recent Publications

  1. Perri, M, Craig-Neil, A, Gaspar, M, Hunter, C, Kendall, C, Alexander, O et al.. Correction to: A qualitative study of barriers to employment experienced by people living with HIV in Toronto and Ottawa. Int J Equity Health. 2021;20 (1):97. doi: 10.1186/s12939-021-01434-1. PubMed PMID:33827595 PubMed Central PMC8028719.
  2. Hassen, N, Lofters, A, Michael, S, Mall, A, Pinto, AD, Rackal, J et al.. Implementing Anti-Racism Interventions in Healthcare Settings: A Scoping Review. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021;18 (6):. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18062993. PubMed PMID:33803942 PubMed Central PMC8000324.
  3. Upshaw, TL, Brown, C, Smith, R, Perri, M, Ziegler, C, Pinto, AD et al.. Social determinants of COVID-19 incidence and outcomes: A rapid review. PLoS One. 2021;16 (3):e0248336. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0248336. PubMed PMID:33788848 PubMed Central PMC8011781.
  4. Allana, A, Pinto, AD. Paramedics Have Untapped Potential to Address Social Determinants of Health in Canada. Healthc Policy. 2021;16 (3):67-75. doi: 10.12927/hcpol.2021.26432. PubMed PMID:33720825 PubMed Central PMC7957353.
  5. von Aesch, Z, Craig-Neil, A, Shah, H, Antoniou, T, Meaney, C, Pinto, AD et al.. Family medicine-directed hepatitis C care and barriers to treatment: a mixed-methods study. CMAJ Open. ;9 (1):E201-E207. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20190194. PubMed PMID:33688028 PubMed Central PMC8034373.
  6. Perri, M, Craig-Neil, A, Gaspar, M, Hunter, C, Kendall, C, Alexander, O et al.. A qualitative study of barriers to employment experienced by people living with HIV in Toronto and Ottawa. Int J Equity Health. 2021;20 (1):36. doi: 10.1186/s12939-020-01356-4. PubMed PMID:33446215 PubMed Central PMC7807879.
  7. Bhatti, S, Rayner, J, Pinto, AD, Mulligan, K, Cole, DC. Using self-determination theory to understand the social prescribing process: a qualitative study. BJGP Open. 2021;5 (2):. doi: 10.3399/BJGPO.2020.0153. PubMed PMID:33402331 .
  8. Raza, D, Brown, C, Pinto, AD. Can Fam Physician. 2020;66 (9):644-647. . PubMed PMID:32933976 PubMed Central PMC7491654.
  9. Raza, D, Brown, C, Pinto, AD. Supporting patients to shape social determinants of health through democratic engagement. Can Fam Physician. 2020;66 (9):639-641. . PubMed PMID:32933974 PubMed Central PMC7491657.
  10. Pinto, AD, Da Ponte, M, Bondy, M, Craig-Neil, A, Murphy, K, Ahmed, S et al.. Corrigendum to: Addressing financial strain through a peer-to-peer intervention in primary care. Fam Pract. 2020;37 (4):580. doi: 10.1093/fampra/cmaa082. PubMed PMID:32830235 .
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Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Staff Physician, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
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