Professor, Department of Medicine; and Department of Nutritional Sciences
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, St. Michael’s Hospital
61 Queen St. East
Toronto, ON M5C 2T2
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 Executive/Steering Committees of many ongoing outcome trials in both the diabetes and lipid areas.