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David Juurlink

Senior Core Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Chronic Disease & Pharmacotherapy Research Program


Tilley Creary, Research Administrative Assistant, 416-480-4055


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  • PhD, Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto
  • Fellowship, Medical Toxicology, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Clinical Pharmacology, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Internal Medicine, University of Toronto
  • MD, Dalhousie University
  • BPharm, Dalhousie University

Research Focus

  • Adverse drug effects
  • Drug interactions
  • Pharmacology
  • Outcomes research
  • Toxicology

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Intitute
  • Head, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Attending Physician, Division of General Internal Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Medical Toxicologist, Ontario Poison Centre, Hospital for Sick Children

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Eaton Scholar Award

    2014: Dr. David Juurlink  received the Eaton Scholar Award at the University of Toronto Department of Medicine's Annual Day.

  • Toronto's 30 Best Doctors

    2014: Dr. David Juurlink was named one of Toronto's 30 best doctors by Toronto Life magazine. Read the article here.

  • Goldie Award

    2013 — David Juurlink  received the Goldie Award from the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto. The award is given annually to a member of the Department who is within ten years of appointment to the Department and who has made a contribution of notable merit to the advancement of sound knowledge in Internal Medicine through research or teaching. For more information on the award, see the Department of Medicine website.

Recent ICES Publications

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