Dr. Mohamed Eltorki is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics.
Dr. Eltorki earned his MD from the University of Alexandria, Egypt in 2007 and completed his rotating postgraduate internship with the Alexandria University Hospital Network. Upon relocating to Canada in 2009, he spent a year focusing on gastroenteritis research at the Hospital for Sick Children Emergency Department. In 2010, he began his pediatric residency training at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. In 2013, he headed west to Calgary for his subspecialty training in pediatric emergency medicine at Alberta’s Children’s Hospital and the University of Calgary.
His experience in Calgary allowed him to train in a high volume level I trauma tertiary care centre where he honed his clinical skills and learned from a host of excellent clinical educators. In addition to clinical experience, Dr. Eltorki has contributed to several research initiatives, including studies investigating practice pattern variation; emergency medicine research ethics; constipation; laundry detergent exposures in Canada; and a large-scale quality improvement study following an E.Coli outbreak in Alberta.
Dr. Eltorki has also taken an interest in simulation training. He contributed to the SIMS education program for junior pediatric residents and developed scenarios for both pediatric emergency medicine and pediatric critical care training sessions. These contributions were recognized with a Christopher Ondaatje Award for excellence in teaching from the Hospital for Sick Children.