André Carpentier

André Carpentier

Degrees, Title/Position:
MD FRCPC FCAHS
Professor, Department of Medicine
Centre de recherche du CHUS
Université de Sherbrooke
Director of the Province of Quebec Research Network on Cardiometabolic Health, Diabetes and Obesity

Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
Lead - Training & Mentoring,
Clinical Trials & New Therapies

Research Description:

Dr. Carpentier’s research interests include: 1) the role of postprandial fatty acid metabolism in the development of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases; 2) the investigation of brown adipose tissue metabolism in diabetes; and 3) the anti-diabetic mechanisms of bariatric surgery. He is also involved in translational research in collaboration with private partners using in vivo investigations techniques his laboratory develops to help advance diagnostic and treatment of diabetes and lipid disorders.

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PubMed

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André Carpentier, M. D., FRCPCP