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Dr Cecilia Chaparro

Biographical Sketch
University Appointments
Hospital Appointments
Clinical Activities
Research Interests
Current Grant Support
Selected Publications

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Chaparro graduated from Escuela de Medicina Juan N. Corpas, Bogota, Colombia, in 1983; she then spend one year in social service at Hospital Santa Clara, Bogota, in the Tuberculosis Program. Between 1984 and 1988 she completed her training in Internal Medicine and Respirology at the Escuela Colombiana de Medicina-Hospital Santa Clara. Bogota, Colombia. In 1993 she came to Canada and worked since with the Toronto Lung Transplant Program as a clinical and a research fellow.

University Appointments

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine

Hospital Appointments

Clinician Assistant University Health Network, Toronto Lung Transplant program, Toronto General Hospital.
Clinical Associate, Division of Respirology, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto.

Clinical Activities

Lung Transplantation
Cystic Fibrosis

Educational Activities

Ed Activities

Research Interests

Lung Transplantation - Medical complications
Cystic Fibrosis - B. Cepacia

Current Grant Support

Company: Novartis Pharma Canada Inc
Title: A randomized, blind, placebo controlled, comparing basiliximab plus standard triple immunosuppression to standard immunosuppression alone for the prevention of acute rejection and bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome in bilateral lung and single lung transplant patients.
Role: Co-Investigator

Selected Recent Publications

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