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Moira Kapral

Senior Core Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program



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  • MSc, Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Internal Medicine
  • MD, University of Toronto

Research Focus

  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Health services research
  • Women's health

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Department of Medicine and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Senior Scientist, Toronto General Research Institute
  • Staff Physician, Division of General Internal Medicine, University Health Network

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation Mid-Career Investigator Award

    2018: Awarded to Dr. Moira Kapral for "Stroke health service research program." 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.

  • Graduate Literary Award, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation

    2015 — Presented to Dr. Moira Kapral. The purpose of the award is to stimulate writing and publishing by graduates from the Institute and provide recognition to those graduates who publish superior articles each year.

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation Career Investigator Award

    2011 — Awarded to Dr. Moira Kapral for "Evaluation of stroke care in Canada" for a 5-year term.

Recent ICES Publications

Association of neighborhood-level material deprivation with atrial fibrillation care in a single-payer health care system: a population-based cohort study

Abdel-Qadir H, Akioyamen LE, Fang J, Pang A, Ha ACT, Jackevicius CA, Alter DA, Austin PC, Atzema CL, Bhatia RS, Booth GL, Johnston S, Dhalla I, Kapral MK, Krumholz HM, McNaughton CD, Roifman I, Tu K, Udell JA, Wijeysundera HC, Ko DT, Schull MJ. Lee DS. Circulation. 2022; 146(3):159-71. Epub 2022 Jun 9. DOI:

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