Dr. Ian Blumer
Dr. Ian Blumer is a director of the Charles H. Best Diabetes Centre and a lecturer at the University of Toronto. He is the recipient of several awards in recognition of his outstanding contributions to people living with diabetes including the Canadian Diabetes Association’s highest clinical honour, the Gerald S. Wong Award. In collaboration with the Behavioral Diabetes Institute and the University of California, Dr. Blumer is a principal investigator in research on diabetes distress in adults living with type 1 diabetes. In addition to his scientific publications, Dr. Blumer has authored nine books including works on diabetes, prescription drug therapy, celiac disease, and doctor-patient relationships.