Raghu Venugopal is a Toronto-based emergency physician. He teaches medicine at the University of Toronto as an assistant professor of medicine and is an attending staff physician at the Toronto General Hospital and Toronto Western Hospital.
He served on the board of directors of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) Canada for 2 years and has done MSF field missions in Burundi, the Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo. He has also worked in crisis in Albania and Kosovo, and assisted with the development of emergency medical systems in Tanzania, West Bank/Gaza and Ethiopia.
Raghu completed his training at McGill University, Dalhousie University, Harvard University and Johns Hopkins University. He is originally from Fredericton, New Brunswick