Dr. Jack Tu, MD, MSc, PhD, FRCPC
Dr. Jack Tu holds a Canada Research Chair in Health Services Research and a Career Investigator award from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. He is a senior scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) in Toronto, where he oversees the heart and stroke research group. Dr. Tu holds an academic appointment as Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto in the Division of General Internal Medicine. He also serves as an attending physician in the Division of Cardiology at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto.
Dr. Tu is an internationally-recognized researcher, who has published over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles, including multiple articles in the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of American Medical Association, Annals of Internal Medicine, Circulation and other leading general internal medicine and subspecialty journals. He has held several million dollars in peer-reviewed grants as a principal investigator from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Heart and Stroke Foundation, and other funding agencies.