Dr. Coleman Rotstein, University Health Network (Toronto, CA)
Dr. Coleman Rotstein – University Health Network
Dr. Rotstein is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Toronto and Attending Physician at the University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario. He received a Bachelor of Science at the University of Toronto and earned his medical degree from the University of Calgary in 1976. Dr. Rotstein completed his specialty training in Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto and pursued further subspecialty training in Infectious Diseases & Immunology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina from 1980 to 1983 [ABIM (1980), FRCPC (Internal Medicine 1981), Infectious Diseases ABIM (1982)]. Dr. Rotstein is currently the Director of Oncologic Infectious Diseases of the Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases Service at the University Health Network. He serves on the Board of the Canadian Foundation for Diseases and is the Chair of the Awards Committee of the Foundation. Dr. Rotstein is also a member of the National Advisory Committee on Immunization of the Public Health Agency of Canada. In addition, he has been elected a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. He is also a fellow of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology. He functions as a reviewer for several international journals. Dr. Rotstein has published over 190 peer-reviewed papers. His research interests have focused mainly on infections in cancer patients and other immunocompromised hosts as well as fungal infections caused by Candida organisms. He maintains active research interests in immunocompromised hosts.