Dr. Charlotte McDonald is an associate professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Western Ontario (Western). She completed her endocrinology fellowship at Western, followed by a clinical and research fellowship in clinical islet transplantation at the University of Alberta. Dr. McDonald has a Master of Science degree in clinical epidemiology from Western and her clinical areas of interest include type 1 and type 2 diabetes. She participates as a site co-investigator for clinical trials of diabetes and cardiovascular disease prevention. Dr. McDonald has an active role in the teaching and training of medical students, residents and fellows.