Marcel Lebel is a Professor of Medicine at Laval University Department of Medicine and a Nephrologist, specialized in hypertension, at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec (CHUQ), L'Hôtel-Dieu de Quebec Hospital. He is a graduate of Laval University where he completed his training in both internal medicine and nephrology. Under the Medical Research Council Fellowship, he completed his research training at the Clinical Research Institute of Montreal and at the MRC Blood Pressure Unit in Glasgow, UK. Thereafter, he was a Scholar of the FRSQ. His ongoing basic and clinical research interests include both the role of the kidney and of vasoactive hormones in the pathogenesis of primary and secondary hypertension. His peer-reviewed research is supported by operating grants from the Canadian Institute of Health Research. He is a Past President of the Canadian Hypertension Society and the Canadian Society of Nephrology. He is a renowned clinical scientist who, throughout his career, has made a significant contribution to the field of hypertension and nephrology.
Biography Updated on 21 April 2009