My experience has helped me see that science transcends borders and disciplines. Even in the midst of the most dire-seeming conflict, medicine has the unique ability to bring people together and make a positive difference.
A Canadian Muslim of Pakistani Ancestry who went to medical school in Israel, Dr. Sukhera practices Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, researches the impact of unconscious bias on healthcare and advocates for the underserved. He speaks to groups or organizations about identity, politics, healthcare, education and mental illness stigma.
Javeed Sukhera MD FRCPC