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Jack Tu

Senior Core Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program

Zahira Somani, Research Administrative Coordinator, 416-480-4055 Ext. 4700



  • PhD, Health Care Policy, Harvard University
  • MSc, Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • MD, University of Western Ontario

Research Focus

  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Access to health care
  • Health care delivery
  • Health services research
  • Outcomes research

Other Affiliations

  • Professor of Medicine, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Staff Physician, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Canada Research Chair in Health Services Research
  • Fellow, Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
  • Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Foundation Scheme Live Pilot 1 Grant

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Jack Tu for the CANHEART study: using big data to transform the prevention and management of cardiovascular diseases.

  • University of Toronto's Department of Medicine Research Award

    2015: Presented to Dr. Jack Tu. The award, established in 1989, recognizes a member of the Department of Medicine who has demonstrated sustained excellence as a scientist and role model over several years.

  • Dr. David Sackett Senior Investigator Award

    2010: Presented to Dr. Jack Tu for excellence in research by the Canadian Society of Internal Medicine (CSIM).

Recent ICES Publications

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