Department of Family & Community Medicine

Fok-Han Leung MD, MHSc
Assistant Professor
Contact Info
St. Michael's Hospital
Health Centre at 80 Bond, St. Michael's Hospital
80 Bond Street
Toronto, ON, M5B1X2
Summer Students
Research Interests
Education Research

Fok-Han is a family physician practicing general family medicine and inner city health out of St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto. He is the Director of the Health in Community curriculum for the MD program, focusing on the formation of future physicians as contributing members of society. He is also Associate Program Director for the University of Toronto family medicine residency. He was the previous physician lead of the St. Michael's Health Centre at 80 Bond and helped to build, staff and establish the clinic.

Fok-Han is an Associate Professor with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and he has been teaching medical students, residents and international graduates for the past 10 years.


Research Synopsis

As a clinician educator, the focus of much of my work has been in education scholarship, as well as teaching and mentoring learners and trainees in the research and publication process. My work and publications have had several major themes:
•    Trainee teaching/education scholarship
•    Patient education and engagement
•    Innovation and Informatics

Publications and Awards

Recent Publications

Leung FH, Martin D, Batty H. Article: A theory-based curriculum design for remediation of residents’ communication skills. Medical Teacher, 2009. Volume 31 Issue 12, e555

Sharma S, Kilian R and Leung FH. Article: Health 2.0: Lessons Learned - Social networking with patients for health promotion. Journal of Primary Care and Community Health. February 11, 2014.

Leung FH, Herold J, Iglar K. Family Medicine Mandatory Assessment of Progress (FM-MAP): Results of a pilot administration of a family medicine competency-based in-training examination. Canadian Family Physician. 2016;62:e263-7.

Honours and Awards

2015    W.T. Aikins Award, Excellence in Individual Teaching, Small Group Category, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto.