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Gilbert, Richard E. - MD, PhD, FRCPC

University of Toronto Appointment(s): Professor, Department of Medicine

Other Appointment(s): Head, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, St. Michael's Hospital
Canada Research Chair in Diabetes Complications

Contact Information:
61 Queen Street East
Toronto, ON   M5C 2T2
Phone: 416-867-3747
Email: richard.gilbert@utoronto.ca
Websites: http://stmichaelshospitalresearch.ca/researchers/richard-e-gilbert/

Diabetes Related Research Activities:

Research in the Gilbert lab focuses on the pathogenesis of diabetes complications as a way to evolve new therapies to prevent their development and attenuate their progression. Current projects involve translational research in diabetic nephropathy, retinopathy and heart failure, exploring novel  pharmacological treatments and the use of adult stem cells to regenerate diseased tissue.

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