Dr. Jeff Myers


Palliative medicine physician

Dr. Jeff Myers has been a palliative medicine physician for the past 25 years and is the Bresver Family Chair in End-of-Life Care and Medical Assistance in Dying at the University of Toronto’s Department of Family and Community Medicine within the Temerty Faculty of Medicine. He is clinically based at the Hennick Bridgepoint Hospital’s Albert and Temmy Latner Palliative Care Unit and is the Academic Development and Innovation lead for the Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care. Dr. Myers is an Associate Professor and has held various leadership positions throughout his career including University of Toronto’s W. Gifford-Jones Professor in Palliative Care and academic head of the institution’s Division of Palliative Care. The area of focus for his education, research and quality improvement scholarship is person & family centred decision-making.

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