Yolanda Kirkham MA, MD, FRCSC
Assistant Professor
Core Obstetrics & Gynaecology
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Location
Unity Health Toronto - St. Joseph's Health Centre
Appointment Status Primary
Clinical Interests
General obstetrics and gynaecology, transition to adulthood, early diagnosis and management of endometriosis, vulvar dermatology and pain, sexuality, abnormal uterine bleeding, ovarian cysts
Research Interests
Ovarian cysts, Endometriosis, menstrual management in patients with developmental disability, quality improvement and patient safety, qualitative patient experience

Dr. Yolanda Kirkham is an assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Toronto. After her Masters and Medical degrees at the University of British Columbia, she moved to Toronto to pursue her OBGYN residency training. She completed fellowship subspecialization in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at the Hospital for Sick Children. She is on staff at St Joseph's Health Centre and Women's College Hospital, where she leads the Young Women's Gynecology Clinic for those transitioning to adulthood. Dr. Kirkham is the site co-ordinator for medical undergraduate clerkship at St. Joseph's. She completed the U of T Certificate in quality improvement and patient safety and the Physician Leadership Development Program at Women's College Hospital. Dr. Kirkham enjoys and devotes time to patient education and outreach through online, print, and TV media avenues.

Research/Teaching

Research Synopsis

Research by Dr. Kirkham can be found under the citation Kirkham YA.