Get Involved

Who to contact

Please scroll down to find a FH Canada participating clinic near you and contact the listed study coordinator
to get involved in the FH Canada registry.

Alberta:

Calgary
David C. W. Lau, MD, PhD, FRCPC

President, Can. Assoc. Bariatric Physicians and Surgeons
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre and Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta
University of Calgary
G82-3330 Hospital Drive NW
Calgary, AB T2N 4N1
Tel 403-220-2261
Fax 403-210-8113
E-mail: dcwlau@ucalgary.ca

Edmonton
Paolo Raggi, MD, FACC, FACP, FASNC, FSCCT

Director, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
Section Chief of Cardiology, AHS
Professor of Medicine, University of Alberta
Capital Health Chair in Cardiac Research
4A7.050, 8440 – 112 Street
Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7
Tel 780-407-4575
Fax 780-407-7834

Edmonton
Glen J. Pearson, BSc, BScPhm, PharmD, FCSHP

Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
University of Alberta
Suite 2C2 WMC, 8440 – 112th Street
Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7
Tel 780-407-2044
Fax 780-407-6452

British Columbia:

Vancouver
Gordon Francis MD, FRCPC

Endocrinologist and Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Director, Healthy Heart Program Prevention Clinic
St. Paul’s Hospital
1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6
Tel 604-806-8591
E-mail: gordon.francis@hli.ubc.ca
Study Coordinator: Luba Cermakova
Tel 604-806-9624
E-mail: lcermakova@providencehealth.bc.ca

Vancouver
Jiri Frohlich MD, FRCPC

Academic Director, St. Paul’s Hospital Healthy Heart Program
Director, St. Paul’s Hospital Lipid Clinic
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia
St. Paul’s Hospital
Room 180 – 1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6
Tel 604-806-8612
Study Coordinator: Luba Cermakova
Tel 604-806-9624
E-mail: lcermakova@providencehealth.bc.ca

Manitoba:

Winnipeg
Asad Junaid MD, FRCPC

Lipid Clinic, Saint Boniface Hospital
CR3100-369 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 2A6
Tel 204-258-1478
Fax 204-237-2076
E-mail: SBHLipidClinic@sbgh.mb.ca

Winnipeg
Pam Katz MD, FRCPC

Section of Endocrinology, University of Manitoba
Lipid Clinic, Saint Boniface Hospital
CR3100-369 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 2A6
Tel 204-258-1478
Fax 204-237-2076
E-mail: SBHLipidClinic@sbgh.mb.ca

Winnipeg
David Mymin MD, FRCPC

Section of Cardiology, University of Manitoba
Lipid Clinic, Saint Boniface Hospital
CR3100-369 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 2A6
Tel 204-258-1478
Fax 204-237-2076
E-mail: SBHLipidClinic@sbgh.mb.ca

Winnipeg
Thang Nguyen MD, FRCPC

Section of Cardiology, University of Manitoba
Lipid Clinic, Saint Boniface Hospital
CR3100-369 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 2A6
Tel 204-258-1478
Fax 204-237-2076
E-mail: SBHLipidClinic@sbgh.mb.ca

Winnipeg
Vincent Woo MD

John Buhler Research Centre
University of Manitoba
838-715 McDermot Ave
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P4
Tel 204-789-3433

New Brunswick:

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Nunavut:

Ontario:

Hamilton
Katherine Morrison MD, FRCPC

Pediatric Lipid Clinic
Children’s Exercise and Nutrition Centre
2G – McMaster Children’s Hospital
1200 Main St W
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
Study Coordinator: Elizabeth Helden, RN, Med
Tel 905-521-2100 Ext 77761

Ottawa
Ruth McPherson, MD, PhD, FRCPC

University of Ottawa Heart Institute
40 Ruskin St – H4203
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4W7
Tel 613-761-5257
Fax 613-761-4676
Email: rmcpherson@ottawaheart.ca

Toronto
Lawrence A. Leiter MD, FRCPC, FACP, FAHA

Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism,
St. Michael’s Hospital
Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Sciences,
University of Toronto
61 Queen St. East #6121
Toronto, ON M5C 2T2
Tel 416-867-7424
Fax 416-864-3639
Study Coordinator: Leslie Berndl
Tel 416 867-7423
E-mail: berndll@smh.ca

Toronto
Gary F. Lewis, MD, FRCPC

Director, Banting and Best Diabetes Centre, University of Toronto
Director, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Toronto
Professor, Department of Medicine and Department of Physiology, University of Toronto
Toronto General Hospital
200 Elizabeth Str, EN12-244
Toronto, ON M5G 2C4
Tel 416-340-4270
Fax 416-340-3314
E-mail: gary.lewis@uhn.ca

Prince Edward Island:

Quebec:

Montreal
Jacques Genest MD, FRCPC

Cardiologist and Professor of Medicine, McGill University
Royal Victoria Hospital
687 Pine Ave West M4.76
Montreal, QC H3A 1A1
Study Coordinator: Isabelle Ruel, PhD
Tel 514-934-1934 ext. 34852
Fax 514-843-2843
E-mail: info@FHcanada.net

Sherbrooke
Patrice Perron MD, FRCPC

Endocrinologist and Professor of Medicine, Sherbrooke University
CHUS
3001 12th Ave North
Sherbrooke, QC J1H 5N4
Study Coordinator: Line Larrivée
Tel 819-346-1110 ext. 12889

Chicoutimi
Chicoutimi Hospital Lipid Clinic
Gerald Tremblay MD (Cardiology)
Julie St-Pierre MD, PhD (Pediatrics)
Nathalie Roy MD (Cardiology)
Daniel Gaudet MD PhD (Lipidology)

225, Saint-Vallier
Chicoutimi, QC G7H 7P2
Lipid Clinic Nurse: Sophie Bedard
Tel 418-541-1043

Chicoutimi
ECOGENE-21 Clinical and Translational Research Center (Clinical lipidology section)
and Rare and orphan lipid disorders Unit, Université de Montréal Community Genomics Medicine Center
Executive assistant and coordinator: Diane Brisson PhD, CCRP

930 Jacques Cartier Est,
Office B210 CP. 39
Chicoutimi, QC G7H 7K9
Tel 418-545-1252 or 418-541-1077
Fax 418-541-1139

Saskatchewan:

Yukon Territory: