Dr. Rahim Valani is an Emergency Physician, and the Chief and Medical Director of Emergency at St. Joseph’s Health Centre (Toronto). He is also an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at McMaster University. Dr. Valani obtained his medical degree from Queen’s University and completed his training and fellowships in Canada, the UK, and Australia. During his academic tenure, he edited two books (with a third forthcoming), published several articles in peer reviewed journals, presented at national and international conferences, and was awarded the award for excellence in teaching. Dr. Valani has significant experience in medicine, teaching and consulting. His consulting experience includes various innovative projects with the Ontario Ministry of Health & Long Term Care and other clients.

Dr. Valani also holds a Masters in Medical Education and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business, with specializations in operations, finance and strategic management. He currently is implementing data driven decision processes in the clinical realm to improve patient outcomes and metrics.