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).