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Jonathan Zipursky

Adjunct Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Chronic Disease & Pharmacotherapy Research Program

416-480-4055 Ext. 3798

Tilley Creary, Research Administrative Assistant, 416-480-4055 Ext. 7834


Contact Jonathan Zipursky



  • PhD, Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research, University of Toronto
  • MD, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth
  • BSc, Biochemistry, Queen's University

Research Focus

  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Pharmacology/toxicology
  • Drug safety/Adverse drug effects
  • Maternity care
  • Reproductive medicine

Other Affiliations

  • Staff Physician, Divisions of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Assistant Professor, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, DAN Women’s and Babies Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Peter Garner Award

    2022: Awarded to Dr. Jonathan Zipursky by the International Society of Obstetric Medicine for the best research presentation at the combined ISOM/NASOM 2022 Congress.

  • Gillian Hawker Award

    2019: Awarded to Dr. Jonathan Zipursky by the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation

  • Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS-D) CIHR Doctoral Award

    2019: Awarded to Dr. Jonathan Zipursky for "Perinatal maternal opioid use: exploring prescribing trends, and the maternal and neonatal safety of postpartum opioids using administrative data"

Recent ICES Publications