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Sev Perelman, MD, MSc, CCFP(EM), FCFP(C), CHSE-A, CIPS

SimSinai Core Faculty: Dr. Sev Perelman (Emergency Medicine)



Dr. Vsevolod (Sev) Perelman received his Doctorate in Medicine and a Master of Science in Cardiovascular Physiology, from the University of Toronto, He completed his residency in Family Medicine at U of T and  Emergency Medicine fellowship at the University of Western Ontario.

Sev is a Staff Emergency Physician at the Schwartz/Reisman Emergency Centre at Mount Sinai Hospital and is an Associate Professor at the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto.   

Dr. Perelman is a medical educator with over 20 years of experience. He obtained formal training as a Simulation Instructor from the Canadian Resuscitation Institute, Harvard-MIT Centre for Medical Simulation and MSR Israel Centre for Medical simulation. He was the first physician in Canada to be Certified as an Advanced Healthcare Simulation Educator by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. He is a Director of Education for the World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography and he teaches extensively nationally and internationally including holding an appointment as a Visiting Professor of Anaesthesia and Reanimation at the Siberian State Medical University in Tomsk, Russian Federation.

He has publications in several peer-reviewed journals including “British Medical Journal- Simulation and Technology” , “Critical Care”,  “Annals of Emergency Medicine”, “Simulation in Healthcare, “Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia” etc. He was the recipient of the Canadian National Resident Research Award, the North York General Hospital Award for Leadership in Family Medicine, and several teaching awards and nominations, including the Emergency Medicine Undergraduate Teaching Award from Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and the Anna Jarvis Award for Teaching Excellence in Emergency Medicine.

Additionally, Sev is a team physician for the Raptors 905 NBA G-league team