André Carpentier, MD
Professor of Medicine and Physiology
Dr Carpentier is associate professor and clinician-scientist in
the Departments of Medicine and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine at the Université
de Sherbrooke, and director of the University's Centre de recherche en endocrinologie,
métabolisme et signalisation. He is also staff endocrinologist in the Department of
Medicine at the Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke.
His research funding includes grants from the Canadian
Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA), the
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (HSFC). Dr Carpentier is also the recipient
of a Fonds de la recherche en santé du Québec (FRSQ) Senior Scholarship (2009-2013).
Dr Carpentier has been a member of numerous scientific panels for
granting agencies including the CDA, CIHR, FRSQ and HSFC. Dr Carpentier has published
more than 170 peer-reviewed abstracts and communications and 61 other peer-reviewed
publications. He is the recipient for multiple awards, including the Heart and Stroke
Foundation of Quebec's Jonathan-Ballon Award (2004) and the 2009 André-Dupont Young
Scientist Award of the Club de recherche clinique du Québec.
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Dr Carpentier's research interests include the investigation of
postprandial fatty acid metabolism in the development of type 2 diabetes and