Jill Hamilton MD
Associate Professor
Department of Paediatrics
Jill Hamilton
Contact Info
T: (416) 813-5115
Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto
Head, Division of Endocrinology, The Hospital for Sick Children
Senior Associate Scientist, Translational Medicine, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children
Director, Centre for Healthy Active Kids, The Hospital for Sick Children
Research Interests
Obesity, Diabetes, Hypothalamic and pituitary disorders, Endocrine and metabolic disorders, Polycystic ovarian syndrome

Professor Jill Hamilton's research focuses on the metabolic complications of obesity in childhood; biologic and psychosocial determinants of obesity; mechanisms of weight regulation in hypothalamic obesity; and obesity treatment outcomes and interventions.

Her clinical interests include comprehensive tertiary care of children and teens with complex obesity, including hypothalamic obesity and bariatric surgery patients, and care of children with endocrine and metabolic disorders with an focus on type 2 diabetes, hypothalamic and pituitary disorders and polycystic ovarian syndrome.

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In Profile: Jill Hamilton

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