Dr. Robert W. Wald has been on the active staff of the Mount Sinai Hospital since 1978 and has a busy clinical practice in Cardiology at the Mount Sinai Hospital and at a community-based Satellite Clinic which he founded in 1995. He is Director of the Pacemaker Program, which he initiated at the Mount Sinai Hospital in 1984 and has been Deputy Physician-in-Chief since 1995.
Dr. Wald graduated from the University of Toronto in 1972 and completed his post-graduate training in Cardiology at the Toronto General Hospital, with a clinical and research interest in Cardiac Electrophysiology. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto and has over 50 peer-reviewed publications.
Dr. Wald has served on the Diagnostic Services Committee and numerous OMA/MOH working groups, the most recent being the Working Group on the Standards for the Provision of Echocardiography in Ontario.