Dr. Jacques Genest
Dr. Jacques Genest is a cardiologist at the Royal Victoria Hospital and a
professor of medicine at McGill University. His research is aimed at
investigating metabolic and genetic disorders in premature coronary artery
Dr. Robert A. Hegele
Dr Rob Hegele is Distinguished University Professor of Medicine and
Biochemistry, University of Western Ontario, and director of the Lipid
Genetics Clinic and the London Regional Genomics Centre in London, Ontario.
His lab characterizes the genetic basis of hypertriglyceridemia/lipoprotein
metabolism, cardiovascular disease and diabetes mellitus.
Dr. Liam R. Brunham, Internal Medicine
Dr. Liam Brunham is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UBC, a general
internist with a focus on clinical lipidology and is an attending physician
at the Health Heart Program Prevention clinic at St. Paul’s Hospital. His
research focuses on understanding how changes in specific genes contribute
to differences in drug-response as well as to alterations in plasma lipid
levels and their relationship to metabolic and cardiovascular disease.
Dr. Daniel Gaudet
Dr Gaudet is professor of medicine at Université de Montréal and scientific
director of the Genome Quebec Biobank. His research is aimed at
investigating rare, severe or extreme dyslipidemias and translating new
knowledge issued from these extreme phenotypes to more common forms of
Dr. James Brophy
Dr Jay Brophy is a cardiologist at the Royal Victoria Hospital and a
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at McGill University. His research is
directed at comparative effectiveness. This is the only known picture of him
with a tie.
Dr. Brian McCrindle
Brian McCrindle is a Professor of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, and
Section Head of Preventive Cardiology at the Hospital for Sick Children. His
research is aimed at lipid screening strategies and implementing guidelines
into clinical practice.