Director and Executive Committee

The governance structure of the BBDC consists of a Director and Executive Committee who ensure that the goals of the Centre are appropriately implemented. The Executive Committee provides leadership and representation for the University of Toronto diabetes research, education and care communities. The members are:


Dr. Gary Lewis
Director
Director and Chair: 
Dr. Gary Lewis

Departments of Medicine and Physiology, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism*

Dr. Khosrow Adeli
Departments of Biochemistry*, and Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology*

Dr. Richard Hegele
Vice Dean, Research and Innovation, Faculty of Medicine*

Dr. Richard Gilbert
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism*

Dr. Tony Lam
Departments of Medicine and Physiology*

Dr. Lorraine Lipscombe
Departments of Medicine* and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation*

Dr. Bruce Perkins
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism*

Dr. Phillip Segal
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism*

Dr. Minna Woo
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism*

*University of Toronto

 

Past And Present Directors

1978 – 1981: Dr. Edward A. Sellers (a personal friend of Dr. Charles Best)

1981 – 1993: Dr. Charles H. Hollenberg

1993 – 2000: Dr. Bernard Zinman

2000 – 2011: Dr. Daniel J. Drucker

July 2011 – present: Dr. Gary Lewis