Danyaal Raza

Danyaal Raza is an Ottawa-based family physician. He serves on the Board of Directors of Canadian Doctors for Medicare and on the Poverty & Health Committee of the Ontario College of Family Physicians. He has testified as an expert witness to the House of Common's Standing Committee on Health and Standing Committee on Finance. Dan writes on issues at the intersection of health care, public policy and the social determinants of health. He completed a family medicine fellowship in Global Health at the University of Toronto, residency at Queen's University and graduated medical school at Western University. Follow Dan on Twitter, @DanyaalRaza.

Articles and Opinion Pieces by this author

The gap between rich and poor is bad for our health

The gap between rich and poor in Canada is growing. Organizations across the country, from the Conference Board of Canada to the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives have recognized the rise of income inequality in Canada. For some, this concentration of wealth is an unremarkable trend, but for many more it is worrying change in…