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David Gladstone

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program



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  • PhD, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Neurology
  • Certificate in Medical Education, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto
  • MD, University of Toronto
  • BSc, Human Biology, University of Toronto

Research Focus

  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Screening and prevention
  • Health services research

Other Affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Clinical Integrative Biology, Brain Sciences Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute
  • Co-leader, University of Toronto Stroke Program (UTSP)
  • Director, Regional Stroke Prevention Clinic and Acute TIA Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Co-director, Inpatient Stroke Neurology Services and Stroke Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Director, Sunnybrook Stroke Fellowship
  • Scientist, Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation Mid-Career Investigator Award

    2018: Awarded to Dr. David Gladstone for "Protecting the brain from the heart: improving prediction and prevention of cardioembolic stroke." Mid-Career Investigator awardees have a body of work that is well-recognized, frequently cited and considered by their peers to be influential and of excellent quality.

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Clinician Scientist Award

    2009-2012: Awarded to Dr. David Gladstone for "Improving the detection and treatment of atrial fibrillation following transient ischemic attack and stroke".

  • Francis McNaughton Memorial Prize

    2004: Awarded to Dr. David Gladstone by the Canadian Neurological Society for research by a neurology fellow for the article Physiotherapy Coupled With Dextroamphetamine for Rehabilitation After Hemiparetic Stroke A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial.

Recent ICES Publications