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Alanna Weisman

Adjunct Scientist

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



Contact Alanna Weisman



  • PhD, Clinical Epidemiology & Health Care Research, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Adult Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC, Internal Medicine, University of Toronto
  • MD, Queen's University
  • BHSc, Health Sciences, McMaster University

Research Focus

  • Endocrine and metabolic disorders
  • Health services research
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Health policy/reform

Other Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Endocrinologist, Mount Sinai Hospital & University Health Network
  • Clinician Scientist, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Banting and Best Diabetes Centre New Investigator Award

    2020: Dr. Alanna Weisman awarded the Sun Life Financial New Investigator Award for Diabetes Research for the project "Real-World Feasibility of the Hemoglobin A1c Target of ≤7.0% in Type 1 Diabetes: A Retrospective, Population-Based Cohort Study"

  • CIHR Fellowship

    2018: Awarded to Dr. Alanna Weisman for the project "Association Between Allopurinol and Cardiovascular Events, Mortality and End-Stage Renal Disease in Diabetes"

  • Diabetes Canada Postdoctoral Fellowship

    2018: Awarded to Dr. Alanna Weisman for the project "Associations between elevated uric acid, allopurinol, and end-stage renal disease in diabetes: Population-based cohort studies"

Recent ICES Publications