FRSE, FRCP, FRCGP, CCFPProfessor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto
Gordon F. Cheesbrough Chair, North York General Hospital
Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
Lead - Patient, Practice, and Population Diabetes Risk Management System (PPPDRMS)
An Academic Family Physician for 33 years, he is currently the Gordon F. Cheesbrough Research Chair at North York General Hospital and the director of the University of Toronto’s Practice Based Research Network (UTOPIAN). In the decade before moving to Canada he was the NHS Tayside professor of R&D in General Practice and Primary Care and was involved with the development of a regional then national diabetes register in Scotland.
He has published 224 papers in peer reviewed journals and his NEJM paper describing a trial of steroids and antivirals for Bell’s palsy won the British Medical Association research paper of the year award. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 2011.
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