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Ravi Retnakaran

Ravi Retnakaran MD, MSc, FRCPC

Training:
Medical school - University of Toronto
Internal Medicine and endocrinology - University of Toronto
Endocrinology - University of Toronto
Robert Turner Visiting Scholar in Diabetes Research - Oxford University

University Appointment:
Professor, Division of Endocrinology, University of Toronto

Hospital Affiliation:
Mount Sinai Hospital

Clinical Specialty:
Endocrinology

Research Interests:
Dr. Retnakaran has a special interest in novel risk factors for metabolic and cardiovascular disease, including adipokines, inflammatory proteins and markers of endothelial dysfunction. A major focus of this research initiative is the evaluation of these factors in women with a history of gestational diabetes, a population at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes.