Jay Shaw, PT, PhD

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Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy

Department of Physical Therapy
160-500 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V7

Email: jay.shaw@utoronto.ca
Phone: 416-978-0315
Fax: 416-946-8562

Jay Shaw is Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at University of Toronto with cross-appointment to the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. He serves as Research Director of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Ethics & Health at the University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, and is adjunct Scientist at the Women’s College Hospital Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care. He practiced as a physical therapist in community-based care prior to completing his PhD in 2012. Jay’s program of research addresses the implementation and ethical implications of innovations in health care, with a special focus on innovative models of community-focused integrated care, digital health technologies, and applications of AI in health care.

Jay’s program of research addresses the implementation and ethical implications of innovations in health care, with a special focus on innovative models of community-focused integrated care, digital health technologies, and applications of AI in health care. His research leverages qualitative social science approaches, and draws on theory from organization studies and science & technology studies. Jay partners closely with community members and health system stakeholders to ensure his research is practically relevant, and his work informs the ethical design of health system innovations that advance social justice in aging, public health and health care.

Social, Political, Ethical and Cultural (SPEC) Dimensions of Health and Healthcare  - Cross Curricular Theme. Faculty of Medicine, Dept of Physical Therapy

Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Research Director, Artificial Intelligence Ethics & Health, Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto
Scientist, Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care, Women’s College Hospital
Associate Member, School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto
Assistant Professor (cross-appointment), Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
Associate, The North American Observatory of Health Systems and Policies, University of Toronto
Senior Research Consultant (Clinical and Health Services Excellence), VHA Home Health Care