Dr. Angela Cheung, MD, PhD, FRCPC, CCD

Dr. Angela Cheung, MD, PhD, FRCPC, CCD
  • Professor of Medicine and Medical Imaging, University of Toronto
  • Director, CESHA University Health Network/Mount Sinai Hospital

Email: angela.cheung@uhn.ca

Dr. Angela M. Cheung is the Founding Director of University Health Network Osteoporosis Program, the Founding Director of Centre of Excellence in Skeletal Health Assessment (CESHA), Associate Director of University Health Network Women’s Health Program, Lillian Love Chair in Women’s Health, Senior Scientist at the Toronto General Research Institute, and Professor of Medicine, Medical Imaging, Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Public Health Sciences, Institute of Biomedical, Biomaterial and Mechanical Engineering, and Institute of Medical Sciences at the University of Toronto. She obtained her M.D. degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1988, and her Ph.D. degree from Harvard University in 1997. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada, and is a board-certified internist in the United States. She has been in clinical practice for more than 20 years, and specializes in postmenopausal osteoporosis.

Dr. Cheung has received many honors and awards throughout her medical career for her excellence in clinical work, research and education. She was awarded the 2012 Canadian Society of Internal Medicine Dr. David Sackett Senior Investigator Award.

Dr. Cheung’s research interests are in the area of postmenopausal osteoporosis, especially in prevention and early diagnosis, and evaluation of new therapies and technologies. She has more than 120 publications in peer-reviewed medical journals and has held a number of important peer-reviewed grants.