Alexander K. C. Leung

University of Calgary, Canada


Alexander K. C. Leung, a holder of M.B.B.S., D.C.H. (Lond & Irel), F.R.C.P.C., F.R.C.P. (UK & Irel), F.R.C.P.C.H., and F.A.A.P. degrees, is Clinical Professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary, Medical Director at the Asian Medical Centre which is affiliated with the University of Calgary Medical Clinic, and Pediatric Consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Dr. Leung’s areas of special interest include general and ambulatory care pediatrics. Dr. Leung is the author of over 2700 scientific publications including 337 chapters and 9 books. Dr. Leung has served on the editorial boards of 36 medical journals including the Advances in Therapy; Consultant; Recent Patents on Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery; Recent Patents on Endocrine, Metabolic, & Immune Drug Discovery; Physician Information and Education Resource (PIER) of the American College of Physicians; and Case Reports in Pediatrics. He is the Assistant Editor of Paediatrics & Child Health; Associate Editor of the Asian Journal of Clinical Pediatrics and Neonatology; and the Section Editor of Consultant for Pediatricians; Consultant; and British Journal of Science and Technology. Dr. Leung is the Editor of the following books: Common Problems in Ambulatory Pediatrics; Acne: Causes, Treatment and Myths; Food Allergy; and Atopic Dermatitis: A Review for the Primary Care Physician. Dr. Leung has served on many committees, including the Committee on Child Health of the Alberta Medical Association; Breastfeeding Committee for Canada; the Physicians’ Ad Hoc Committee on Education of the Breastfeeding Committee for Canada; the Nutrition Committee of the Canadian Paediatric Society; and the Physician Achievement Review (PAR) Development Committee for the Medical Specialists of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. He is a founding Council Member of the Hong Kong Paediatric and Adolescent Dermatology Society.

Biography Updated on 8 November 2017

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