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Baiju Shah

Senior Core Scientist (Full Status)

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


Karen Arbour, Research Admininstrative Assistant, 416-480-4055


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  • PhD, Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research, University of Toronto
  • MD, University of Toronto

Research Focus

  • Endocrine and metabolic disorders
  • Ethnicity
  • Health services research
  • Health care quality

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Associate Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Institute
  • Staff Physician, Divisions of Endocrinology and Obstetric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • CIHR New Investigator Award

    2011-2016: Dr. Baiju Shah is the recipient of a CIHR New Investigator Award to study the impact of language proficiency on stroke care.

Recent ICES Publications

The prognostic value of the oral glucose tolerance test for future type-2 diabetes in nulliparous pregnant women testing negative for gestational diabetes

Hiersch L, Shah BR, Berger H, Geary M, McDonald SD, Murray-Davis B, Halperin I, Fu L, Retnakaran R, Barrett J, Melamed N; For DOH NET (Diabetes Obesity And Hypertension In Pregnancy Research Network) and SOON (Southern Ontario Obstetrical Network Investigators)TM. Diabetes Metab. 2022; Jun 2 [Epub ahead of print]. DOI:

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