Dr. Higgins has held multiple roles at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH), most recently as Chief of Staff. He is also Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine in the DeGroote School of Medicine, and is an accomplished respirologist practising in the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health. Dr. Higgins’ career at SJHH has included:
- Chief of Medicine
- Member of the internal medicine service
- Attending physician on CTU for 14 years
His other specialty clinical work focused on respirology clinical service and outpatient care with a special interest in sleep medicine.
Known to be a strong believer in the critical role of interdisciplinary care, Dr. Higgins has always worked closely with colleagues in nursing, allied health and management. Dr. Higgins is currently President of St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton.