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Dr. Sonia Anand M.D., PhD, FRCPc

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Sonia Anand Dr.
Associate Director

Current Positions

  • Associate Director – Population Health Research Institute
  • Director – Population Genomics Program, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Professor – Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine
  • Associate Member – Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Bio

Dr. Anand is a Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at McMaster University, and the Director of the Population Genomics Program at McMaster and at the PHRI, Hamilton Health Sciences. She currently holds a Canada Research Chair in Ethnic Diversity and Cardiovascular Disease, and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario/Michael G. DeGroote Chair in Population Health Research. Her present research focuses upon the environmental and genetic determinants of vascular disease in populations of varying ancestral origin, women and cardiovascular disease. She has published over 200 articles in peer review journals and has recently received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Research Interests

Environmental and genetic determinants of vascular disease in populations of varying ancestral origin, women and cardiovascular disease

  • SAHARA (South Asian HeArt Risk Assessment)
  • START (SouTh Asian biRth cohort)
  • CVCD Alliance
  • Alliance (Canadian Alliance for Health Hearts and Minds; Scientific title Cardiac Vascular and Cognitive Dysfunction Alliance)

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