Mark S. Bonham Centre for
Sexual Diversity Studies

Allan Peterkin

Allan Peterkin MD is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at the University of Toronto, where he heads the Health, Arts and Humanities Program (  He is a foundingeditor of ARS MEDICA: A Journal of Medicine, the arts and humanities, and is the author/editor of eleven books on medicine, sexuality and cultural history including “Still Here: a Post-Cocktail Aids Anthology” and the medical textbook “Caring For Lesbian and Gay People – A Clinical Guide”(with Dr. Cathy Risdon).