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Leiter, Lawrence - MD, FRCPC, FACP, FAHA

University of Toronto Appointment(s): Professor, Department of Medicine; and Department of Nutritional Sciences

Other Appointment(s): Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, St. Michael's Hospital

Contact Information:
St. Michael's Hospital
61 Queen St. East #6121
Toronto, ON   M5C 2T2
Phone: 416-867-7441
Email: leiterl@smh.ca

Diabetes Related Research Activities:

Dr. Leiter has several research interests including clinical trials on the prevention of atherosclerosis, especially in diabetes, and the dietary and pharmacologic treatment of diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and obesity. He was an investigator in many of the landmark diabetes trials including the DCCT, ACCORD, and ADVANCE and is on the Steering Committees of many ongoing outcome trials in both the diabetes and lipid areas.

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