Aaron Leong, M.D., MSc

Physician Investigator (Cl)
Diabetes, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Assistant In Medicine
Diabetes, Massachusetts General Hospital
MD McGill University Faculty of Medicine 2007
MSc McGill University 2013
clinical endocrinology; clinical epidemiology; diabetes; genetic epidemiology

Aaron Leong is interested in the application of complex trait genetics to precision medicine and public health. His research focuses on translating genetic discoveries of type 2 diabetes and related traits, to improve patient care and health outcomes. He uses multi-ethnic cohorts and biorepositories-linked with electronic health data to test genetic predictions for drug responses, disease progression, and comorbidities.