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Dr. Hasan Sheikh

Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine Physician

Dr. Hasan Sheikh is a Family Medicine Resident at St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto.
A Letter of Gratitude to Stephen Harper From Two

A Letter of Gratitude to Stephen Harper From Two Doctors

A year ago we had written to Minister Chris Alexander to apologize for treating a refugee patient. We spoke about how cuts to refugee health care had made seeing a doctor virtually impossible for many new refugees. Were you, Mr. Prime Minister, desperately trying to get the Minister to review the file as well?
09/07/2015 07:58 EDT
Chris Alexander, I'm Sorry I Treated an Abused Refugee in My

Chris Alexander, I'm Sorry I Treated an Abused Refugee in My Hospital

Mr. Alexander, I turn to you for guidance on what to do the next time this patient comes to my clinic: a gay man who fled his country because it is a crime to be homosexual. This man who was beaten and persecuted by his community and his family. He is not able to work in Canada because he can not acquire a work visa and instead volunteers with local charities.
03/13/2014 08:27 EDT