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Matthew Weir

Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Western
  • Kidney, Dialysis & Transplantation Research Program

Phone
519-663-2998

Assistant
Donna VanBeers, Administrative Assistant, 519-663-2998

Biography

Contact Matthew Weir

@matthewweir


Education

  • FRCPC, Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • MSc, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario
  • MD, Queen's University
  • BSc, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, McMaster University

Research Focus

  • Drug interactions
  • Drug prescribing behaviour
  • Kidney and urinary tract disorders
  • Adverse drug effects

Other Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor, Schulich School of Medicine, Western University

Recent ICES Grants

  • Denosumab for the prevention of fragility fractures in hemodialysis: pilot study for an innovative, randomized-controlled trial, embedded in routine care

    Principal investigator: Clemens K
    Co-investigators: Garg A, Molnar A, Naylor K, Silver S, Weir M

    AHSC AFP Innovation Fund, Innovation Fund
    2021-2023; $40,881
  • Filling knowledge gaps for the success of Ontario Renal Plan 3

    Principal investigators: Beaucage MB, Blake PG, Chanchlani R, Clark EG, Clemens KK, Dixon SN, Harel Z, Jain AK, Molnar A, Silver S, Sood MM, Weir MA, Zappitelli M
    Co-investigators: Al-Jaishi A, Bathini L, Bhasin AA, Cowan A, Field B, Bonnie; Garg A, Harvey-Rioux L, Jaakkimainen RL, Kim SJ, Kitchlu A, Knoll G, Kurdyak PA, Muanda F, Nash DM, ; Naylor K, Nesrallah G, Oliver MJ, Ordon M, Paterson M, Perl J, Roshanov P, Sontrop JM, Sultan H, Vorster AH, Wald R, Walsh MW, Wang C, Welk BK, Yau K, Young A

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Project Grant
    2021-2026; $1,143,676
  • Filling knowledge gaps for the success of Ontario Renal Plan 3

    Principal investigator: Beaucage MB, Chanchlani R, Clark EG, Clemens KK, Coghlan C, Dixon SN, Field B, ; Harel Z, Jain AK, Molnar A, Silver S, Sood MM, Weir MA, Zappitelli M
    Co-investigators: Al-Jaishi A, Bhasin AA, Blake PG, Garg A, Harvey-Rioux L, Kitchlu A,  Knoll G, Kurdyak PA, Muanda F, Nash DM, Naylor K, Nesrallah G, Oliver MJ, Ordon M, Paterson M, Perl J, Roshanov P, Wald R, Walsh MW, Welk BK, Young A
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Project Grant
    2019-2020; $100,000

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