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Larry Chambers

Affiliate Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES uOttawa
  • Life Stage Research Program

613-562-6262 Ext. 4059


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  • PhD, Community Medicine, Memorial Universitiy of Newfoundland
  • MSc, Design, Measurement and Evaluation, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
  • BA, Political Science, McMaster University

Research Focus

  • Geriatrics and aging
  • Neurological disorders
  • Screening and prevention
  • Health services research
  • Chronic diseases and conditions

Other Affiliations

  • Scientific Advisor, Alzheimer Society of Canada
  • Professor Emeritus, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University
  • Professor, Community Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Ottawa
  • Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health, York University
  • Scientist, Bruyere Research Institute
  • Fellow, Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
  • Fellow, American College of Epidemiology
  • Honorary Fellow, Faculty of Public Health in the United Kingdom.

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • CIHR-CMAJ Top Canadian Achievements in Health Research Awards

    2013: Awarded to Drs. Larry W. Chambers, Lisa Dolovich, Lehana Thabane, Janusz Kaczorowski, Karen Tu; and Michael Paterson and for their work in developing the Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP). Designed to increase cardiovascular risk awareness at the community level, CHAP has demonstrated that primary prevention integrated with family physicians, community pharmacists, and community partners and volunteers can significantly reduce the burden of cardiovascular morbidity.

Recent ICES Publications

Major outcomes with personalized dialysate TEMPerature (MyTEMP): rationale and design of a pragmatic, registry-based, cluster randomized controlled trial

Al-Jaishi AA, McIntyre CW, Sontrop JM, Dixon SN, Anderson S, Bagga A, Benjamin D, Berry D, Blake PG, Chambers L, Chan PCK, Delbrouck N, Devereaux PJ, Ferreira-Divino LF, Goluch R, Gregor L, Grimshaw JM, Hanson G, Iliescu E, Jain AK, Lok CE, Mustafa RA, Nathoo B, Nesrallah GE, Oliver MJ, Pandeya S, Parmar M, Perkins D, Presseau J, Rabin E, Sasal J, Shulman T, Sood MM, Steele A, Tam P, Tascona D, Wadehra D, Wald R, Walsh M, Watson P, Wodchis W, Zager P, Zwarenstein M, Garg AX. Can J Kidney Health Dis. 2020; 7:1-18. Epub 2020 Feb 5. DOI: