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Shinya Ito

Shinya Ito MD FRCPC
Medical school/ training:
Medical school- Jichi Medical School (Japan)
Pediatrics- University of Toronto
Fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology- University of Toronto
Hospital Affiliation:
Hospital for Sick Children
University Appointment:
Professor of Pediatrics (Medicine and Pharmacology)
Head of Division of Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, Hospital for Sick Children
Senior Scientist, Research Institute
Associate editor, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Clinical Specialty:
Pharmacology
Research Interests:
Dr. Ito’s research centers on breastfeeding pharmacology, ranging from molecular mechanisms of drug excretion into milk, to its pharmacokinetics and infant safety