Dr. Samantha Buttemer



Samantha Buttemer holds an MD from Queen's University and a BHSc from McMaster University. She is pursuing her MSc in Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine for her PGY-3 year. She has fostered an interest in public health throughout her years of schooling and is looking forward to applying her medical training to the bigger picture of population level health. She is particularly interested in bridging the gap between primary care and public health, with a focus on marginalized populations. She is also concentrating on the local opioid issue, working with local partners on education and policy development.