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Dr. Darryl Leong MBBS (Hons), MPH, M.Biostat, PhD, FRACP, FESC

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Darryl Leong Dr.
Investigator

Current Positions

  • Assistant Professor – Department of Medicine (Cardiology)
  • Staff Cardiologist – Hamilton Health Sciences

Bio

Dr. Leong graduated from the University of Adelaide Medical School with Deans Listing and Honours for academic excellence in 2000. He completed his cardiology training, Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Public Health, and Master of Biostatistics degrees at the University of Adelaide, Australia. He completed a post-doctorate fellowship in cardiovascular imaging at the Leiden University Medical Centre, the Netherlands, before re-locating to Canada.

He is currently a Clinician Scientist of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. His research is supported by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and he has published more than 100 manuscripts, including all the leading internal medical journals (NEJM, Lancet, JAMA) and cardiovascular (Circulation, Eur Heart J, J Am Coll Cardiol, Blood).

Research Interests

Dr. Leong has content expertise in physical frailty, echocardiography, and cardio-oncology. He is Director of the McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences Cardio-Oncology Program.

He has methodological expertise in clinical epidemiology and clinical trials.

  • COMPASS
  • PURE
  • Silent AF
  • CARDIOMAPPS
  • RADICAL PC

Publications are listed in chronological order by descending date. Link takes user to pubMed for publication details.