Health services research: primary care; Clinical epidemiology: diagnosis; Assessment in medical educationl; Youth mental health; Occupational health: exposure assessment
Dr. Charles Leduc, MD, MSc, CCFP, FCFP, is the Head of the Department of Family Medicine in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary. He was an associate professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine at Bond University in Queensland, Australia; associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University, where he also served as Acting Chair of the department for three years.
Having completed his medical training and graduate education in 1984 at the Université de Sherbrooke, Dr. Leduc initially stayed in Sherbrooke, taking on the role of clinical professor within the Community Health Sciences Department, then associate clinical professor, assistant professor and finally associate professor within the university’s Family Medicine Department.
Dr. Leduc’s academic interests include student learning and clinical skills assessment, critical appraisal and sexual health, the epidemiology of vascular disease and the clinical epidemiology of diagnostic tests. He is currently working on defining the perception of risk by welders and developing practice-based research networks for community physicians.