MD, MSc, FRCPC
Kumanan Wilson focuses on digital solutions in healthcare. He is a specialist in General Internal Medicine and Senior Scientist at the Ottawa Hospital and a Clinical Research Chair in Digital Health Innovation and Professor of Medicine at the University of Ottawa. He is the Interim CEO and Chief Scientific Officer of the Bruyère Research Institute and Vice President, Research & Academic Affairs, Bruyère Continuing Care.
Dr Wilson co-founded the digital immunization company CANImmunize Inc where he currently serves as its Chief Scientific Officer.
Working alongside leading scientists and clinicians, Dr. Wilson’s team has developed leading digital immunization software, a digital comic to teach children about immunization, a stroke-rehabilitation platform, and a mobile tool for Emergency Department clinicians. His academic work also extends to big data and he is a member of the University of Ottawa Center for Health, Law, Policy and Ethics.
Kumanan’s innovative digital work has been recognized around the world and is changing the way we deliver care. He is a great addition to the incredible network of health leaders that AMS is aligned with.