Dec 6, 2019

Dr. Jacques Lee joins SREMI as inaugural Research Chair in Geriatric Emergency Medicine

Dr. Lee

We are pleased to annouce that Dr. Jacques Lee as joined SREMI as our inaugural Research Chair in Geriatric Emergency Medicine. Dr. Lee joins SREMI following a successful career at Sunnybrook Research Institute, and will hold the chair position for five years with an option to renew. 

Dr. Lee will be focusing his research to help physicians better diagnose – and even predict – delirium in elderly patients. He’s currently developing a game similar to whack-a-mole to determine whether a patient is at risk of delirium. He also hopes to develop a blood or urine test to help physicians rapidly identify delirium. 

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