Andrew Pinto



Dr. Andrew Pinto is the founder and director of the Upstream Lab. He is a Public Health and Preventive Medicine specialist and family physician at St. Michael’s Hospital. He is a Scientist at MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, and an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto, appointed to the Department of Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and with status appointments at Dalla Lana School of Public Health and the Institute for Health, Policy, Management and Evaluation. He serves as the Associate Director for Clinical Research at UTOPIAN and is the lead for artificial intelligence at EXITE.



A list of courses and lectures delivered by Dr. Andrew Pinto

Course developer and instructor for CHL7001HS1: Using data to improve individual health, practice performance and understand social determinants (Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 2016-2018).

Course instructor for CHL5105H: Social Determinants of Health (Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 2017).

Invited Lecturer for Undergraduate Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto (2015 – Present)

  • Course: Community, Population and Public Health (Year 1)
  • Lecture Name: Social Determinants of Health: Going Upstream in Clinical Care

Designed & deliver lectures UNI411: Health, biology & determinants of disease in neglected populations (Health Studies Programme, University of Toronto, 2009-2012).