Mark Goldszmidt


Medical Sciences Building, Suite 100
t. 519.661.2111 Ext. 25007


Dr. Mark Goldszmidt is a Professor of Medicine and General Internist in the Department of Medicine, division of Internal Medicine and a Research Scientist at the Centre for Education Research and Innovation (CERI) at Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. He is also a member of the Centre for Quality, Innovation and Safety (CQuInS). Dr Goldszmidt has a master’s in health Professions Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a PhD from the School of Health Professions Education at Maastricht University, the Netherlands.

As an innovator, he has participated in numerous change efforts including the creation of CERI and its role in the development of a community of practice in the field of medical education. He has also participated in numerous QI change efforts on the CTUs at University Hospital and, in his role as site chief hopes to act as a change agent to support ongoing CQI.

As a researcher he has considerable experience in supervision and mentorship as well as expertise in qualitative methodologies. His program of research largely takes place in clinical practice settings where he explores practice variability, communication and collaboration and the often-competing tensions of education and clinical care. Example studies from his program of research can be found on his google scholars page.

His most recent QI grant funded study is: Development and Validation of a Resuscitation Preferences Video Decision Aid at the London Health Sciences Center (LHSC). Academic Medical Organization of Southwestern Ontario (AMOSO) Innovation fund, $144,263, 2021-2023.