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Technology and health care for the elderly medical research studies

Our mission: improve care for older Canadians living with frailty.

Ron Wald


St. Michael's Hospital/University of Toronto

Principal Investigator:

2012 Core Research Program Grant -- OPTIMAL Selection for and Timing to Start Renal Replacement in Critically Ill Older Patients with Acute Kidney Injury (OPTIMAL-AKI) (CORE 2012-15)

Dr. Ron Wald is a staff physician in the Division of Nephrology at St. Michael’s Hospital, and a Scientist in the Hospital’s Keenan Research Centre and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute. He is also an Assistant Professor of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, His research interests are in acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, dialysis, mineral metabolism, diagnostic tools in Nephrology, and patient safety. He is engaged in clinical trials and studies using administrative databases to address questions in these areas.