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Charles de Mestral

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program



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  • PhD, University of Toronto
  • FRCSC, General Surgery, University of Toronto
  • FRCSC, Vascular Surgery, University of Toronto
  • MDCM, McGill University

Research Focus

  • Health services research
  • Health economics
  • Surgery
  • Cardiovascular disorders

Other Affiliations

  • Vascular Surgeon, St. Michael's Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Ontario Early Researcher Award

    2019: Dr. Charles de Mestral was awarded $190,000 over five years for the project "Regional Foot Care and Amputation Prevention Pathways for All Ontarians." The award is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade.

  • Heart & Stroke Richard Lewar Center of Excellence BI-LILLY Cardiometabolic Young Investigator Award

    2018: Awarded to Dr. Charles de Mestral for the project "Reducing Amputation from Diabetes and Peripheral Arterial Disease through Regional Foot Care and Amputation Prevention Pathways."

Recent ICES Publications

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