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Samier Kamar

Samier Kamar

Pharmacist

Dr. Samier Kamar is currently a practicing pharmacist and a recent Doctor of Pharmacy graduate from the University of Toronto. Samier is a Peterborough native who attained top grades in high school, university and received a scholarship for achieving top 3 admission averages throughout his time at U of T.

Some of his many accomplishments are:

  • Co-founding a club called Healthcare Toastmasters, with a goal of teaching effective communication to all involved in caring for patients.

  • Clinic Operations Executive at IMAGINE, which aimed to provide free healthcare to the marginalized in downtown Toronto.

  • He has spent time at Toronto General Emergency Department and Outpatient Dialysis Clinic, PRHC in various departments and at a methadone clinic.

  • Samier is often asked to lecture, evaluate and work with various government organizations including the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.

  • He is currently the pharmacy manager at Guardian Centennial Pharmacy in Norwood and hopes to take over the reigns at the Peterborough Pharmacy once his father retires.