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, Neil, AC, 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.
  2. 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; :. doi: 10.3399/BJGPO.2020.0153. PubMed PMID:33402331 .
  3. Raza, D, Brown, C, Pinto, AD. Can Fam Physician. 2020;66 (9):644-647. . PubMed PMID:32933976 PubMed Central PMC7491654.
  4. 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.
  5. 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 .
  6. Brown, CL, Raza, D, Pinto, AD. Voting, health and interventions in healthcare settings: a scoping review. Public Health Rev. 2020;41 :16. doi: 10.1186/s40985-020-00133-6. PubMed PMID:32626605 PubMed Central PMC7329475.
  7. Pinto, AD, Da Ponte, M, Bondy, M, Craig-Neil, A, Murphy, K, Ahmed, S et al.. Addressing financial strain through a peer-to-peer intervention in primary care. Fam Pract. 2020;37 (6):815-820. doi: 10.1093/fampra/cmaa046. PubMed PMID:32537646 .
  8. Hayman, K, Wen, M, Khan, F, Mann, T, Pinto, AD, Ng, SL et al.. What knowledge is needed? Teaching undergraduate medical students to "go upstream" and advocate on social determinants of health. Can Med Educ J. 2020;11 (1):e57-e61. doi: 10.36834/cmej.58424. PubMed PMID:32215143 PubMed Central PMC7082477.
  9. Sharma, M, Pinto, AD, Kumagai, AK. In Reply to Barwise and Liebow. Acad Med. 2020;95 (3):329-330. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003125. PubMed PMID:32097148 .
  10. Pinto, AD, Shenfeld, E, Lattanzio, R, Aratangy, T, Wang, R, Nisenbaum, R et al.. Routine identification of patients with disabilities in primary care: A mixed-methods study. Disabil Health J. 2020;13 (2):100872. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2019.100872. PubMed PMID:31941610 .
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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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