Division of Endocrinology

The UBC Division of Endocrinology encompasses practicing endocrinologists, researchers and educators affiliated with the University of British Columbia.


Research Supervisors

Name Research Interests
Francis, Gordon lipoproteins; Cholesterol metabolism; Cardiovascular risk factors; Prevention of cardiovascular disease and diabetes; High density lipoproteins (HDL)
Prior, Jerilynn Menstruation, ovulation, osteoporosis, perimenopause, menopause, hot flushes, progesterone, estrogen dominance, women’s health, menopause, birth control pills, breast health, calcium, vitamin D, insulin resistance, eating attitudes/eating restraint, premenstrual symptoms, anovulatory androgen excess (PCOS)
Purcell, Sarah Medical, health and life sciences; Nutrition; energy balance; Obesity; Metabolism; energy expenditure; appetite; diet
Tang, Tricia Diabetes; Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues associated with Diabetes Self-management.
Ur, Ehud Diabetes; Lipids; Obesity; Pituitary/Neuroendocrine

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