Calvin Ke

Degrees, Title/Position:
PhD
Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology, University of Toronto (effective January 2022).

Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
Digital Health

Description:

Calvin is an endocrinologist, clinical epidemiologist, and clinician scientist recruitment candidate at the University Health Network and University of Toronto. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Toronto. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of British Columbia and Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Toronto. He completed his PhD in clinical epidemiology and global health at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto. He has conducted diabetes research locally in Canada and globally in India, China, and Guyana. His current research interests include the management and outcomes of type 2 diabetes, with a special focus on young-onset type 2 diabetes. Dr. Ke is a member of the International Diabetes Federation Atlas Committee and recently served as an Honorary Visiting Scholar at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2019). He has authored over a dozen peer-reviewed research articles in high-impact journals such as Annals of Internal Medicine, The Lancet Global Health, and PLoS Medicine. He is a University of Toronto Global Scholar, Queen Elizabeth Advanced Scholar (2021), and recipient of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Detweiler Traveling Fellowship Award (2017), the Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism Dr. Fernand Labrie Fellowship Research Award (2018), the Queen Elizabeth Advanced Scholars Award (2021), the Comparative Health Systems Award in Honour of Les Boehm (2020), and the South Asian Network Supporting Awareness and Research Burgundy Young Investigator Award (2018).

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