Physician Lead, TELUS Medical Advisory Council

Dr. Dominik Nowak

As a family physician, Dr. Dominik Nowak understands the responsibility health and business leaders have to work across disciplines to build a brighter future for the next generation.

In 2020, Dr. Nowak joined the TELUS Medical Advisory Council as Chair. In this capacity, he drives collaboration among a cross-functional team of experts to mount a science-based and compassionate response to emerging health issues. He is a trusted advisor to senior leaders across TELUS and its partner organizations in health and safety, business continuity, emergency operations, healthcare, digital health, ventures and corporate citizenship. Through COVID-19, the shared purpose of the Medical Advisory Council is to promote the health of 60,000 team members globally, role model proactive workplace policy and uphold thoughtful social impact. Read more about the TELUS Medical Advisory Council.

Beyond his leadership at TELUS, Dr. Nowak is a practicing family physician and a faculty member at the University of Toronto. He trained at McMaster University, where he specialized in family medicine and served as chief resident. Outside of clinical practice, Dr. Nowak is a recognized leader in primary care and health systems strategy. He finished a Master of Health Administration at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation out of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health. Whether at his family practice, in advocacy for healthy policy or as a leader at TELUS, Dr. Nowak’s professional mission is to promote health in the communities he serves.