Medical Director, Home Hemodialysis Program
Deborah Zimmerman, MD, FRCP(C), is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Nephrology at The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa.
Dr. Zimmerman received her undergraduate university training, M.D. and Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Calgary.
After completing her clinical nephrology fellowship at the University of Toronto, she enrolled in the Masters program in Clinical Epidemiology which she completed in 2001.
She is the current director for clinical research at the Kidney Research Centre and incoming president for the Canadian Society of Nephrology.
- Daily dialysis therapies
- Home dialysis
- Morbidity and mortality associated with end stage kidney disease treated with dialysis
- Undergraduate and post-graduate nephrology teaching, and development of future clinical investigators