Heather Shapiro MD, FRCSC
Dr. Shapiro is a member of Mount Sinai Fertility and the President of Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society for 2015-2016. She is a member of the Nucleus Committee of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada, Examination Committee, Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Shapiro is an Associate Professor and the Vice Chair of Education for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Toronto. She is also cross-appointed to the Institute for Health Policy Management and Evaluation.
Dr. Shapiro received her MD from McMaster University. She completed her residency training at the University of Toronto. Dr. Shapiro then completed further training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Bern, Switzerland and University of Toronto with Dr Robert Casper.
Upon returning to Canada, Dr. Shapiro studied Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatics at McMaster University. She then accepted a position at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Shapiro’s current clinical and research areas are:
- Improving aspects of assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs)
- Evidence-based decision making in medicine
- Delivering care to HIV-positive patients