Dr. Jay Rosenfield graduated from the Royal Conservatory of Music/University of Toronto with a diploma in piano performance in 1978, and completed medical school at the University of Toronto in 1982. He is certified in Paediatrics by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Board of Pediatrics, and received a Masters of Education degree from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) in 1998. A developmental paediatrician and clinician-educator, he has active appointments at both The Hospital for Sick Children and Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. He was Co-Director of the Developmental Paediatric Fellowship Program for many years. Dr. Rosenfield is a Professor of Paediatrics, and served as Vice-Dean, MD Program in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto from 2006-2016.
Dr. Rosenfield is a national leader in medical education, having co-led the Future of Medical Education in Canada (FMEC) -MD Project of the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada, and co-leading the implementation of the Transitions Recommendation of the FMEC-PG project. He has been a council member of the Medical Council of Canada since 2004 and now sits on their Executive Board. He is a member of the College of Physician and Surgeons of Ontario Registration Committee.