Birinder Singh

MD, LLB, CCFP, FCFP, Law Society of Ontario

Birinder Singh

Toronto, Ontario
Family Medicine

Area 5, Division A
(ONTARIO)

Key skills and experience

Business
Governance
Leadership
Medical-legal

Dr. Singh is a full-time Family Physician and the Medical Director of a multi-disciplinary medical clinic in midtown Toronto. His broad experience across non-profit and for-profit boards allows him to provide valuable insights into the governance process. Having completed a combined law and medical degree, Dr. Singh brings a unique perspective to medical-legal issues and is able to leverage this skill-set into leadership roles within the healthcare system. The Nominating Committee values Dr. Singh’s strong commitment to ensuring that physicians are able to practice confidently and provide safe care.

Relevant skills and experience highlights

Practice Appointments

Eglinton Station Medical Centre

Medical Director
2015-

Interveners before the Supreme Court of Canada

Legal Consultant
2011-2014

Patient Networks

Staff physician
2007-2015

University of Toronto

Adjunct professor / preceptor, Family Medicine Longitudinal Experience
2009-2011

Professional Appointments

Access Alliance Community Health Centre

Board Member
2012-2015

Canadian Medical Association Journal

Peer Reviewer
2014-2015

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

Medical inspector/expert
2012-2015
Clinical supervisor (for IMG applying for independent licence in Ontario)
2016-2016

Justice Ian Binnie of the Supreme Court of Canada

Law Clerk
2004-2005

Saegis

Board Member
2019-

The Maytree Foundation

Legal and medical specialist, DiverseCity Voices
2012-2014

CMPA Appointments

Council
2014-
Governance Committee
2014-2015
Human Resources & Compensation Committee (Chair 2016-2018)
2014-2018
Nominating Committee
2015-2016
Governance Committee
2016-2019
Pension Committee (Chair 2016-2018)
2016-2018
Executive Committee
2018-
Nominating Committee
2018-2019