Dr. Sloane Freeman

A pediatrician in St. Michael's Hospital’s Inner City Health Program, Dr. Sloane Freeman has dedicated her career to groundbreaking work and research bringing school-based health care to under-served communities.

Dr. Freeman is the founder and lead for the Model Schools Pediatric Initiative, an innovative program to bring developmental and mental-health care to 40 inner-city schools. Developed in partnership with the Toronto District School Board, the initiative is the first program of its kind in Canada.

Dr. Freeman is a MAP scientist, a scientist with the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, and an assistant professor in the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics.