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Perkins, Bruce - MD

University of Toronto Appointment(s): Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Other Appointment(s): Staff Physician, University Health Network

Contact Information:

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes
Mount Sinai Hospital
Room L5-210
60 Murray Street
Toronto, ON  M5T 3L9

Phone: (416) 586-8763

Diabetes Related Research Activities:

My research initiatives focus on using epidemiological techniques to explore the natural history of diabetes complications and novel strategies for their prevention. My major clinical research areas include:
Characterizing the natural history of diabetic polyneuropathy and defining the best methods for clinical assessment.
Exploring the pattern of renal function decline and its determinants early in the course of nephropathy in type 1 diabetes.
Diabetes technologies, including the process of care for intensive insulin therapy.

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