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Laurie Chan

Ph.D., Diet and Health

University of Ottawa

Laurie Chan is a Professor and holder of the Canada Research Chair in Toxicology and Environmental Health at the University of Ottawa. His research interests focus on toxicology, environmental health, nutrition and the environment of indigenous peoples; chemical, biological and biochemical processes involved in the metabolism and toxicity of environmental and nutritional contaminants; effects of trace element deficiency; effects of contaminants in the ecosystem; and risk assessment.