Dr. Justin Yan (BSc, MD, MSc, FRCPC) is an emergency physician and clinician researcher at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Healthcare London, assistant professor in the Division of Emergency Medicine (EM), Department of Medicine at Western University, and associate scientist at Lawson Health Research Institute in London, Ontario, Canada. During his specialist residency training in emergency medicine (EM) through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, he completed a Masters of Science in Health Research Methodology from McMaster University, followed by an additional research fellowship at the Ottawa Health Research Institute. Currently, he is the primary EM researcher at Western and leads a team of coordinators, assistants and medical trainees to conduct high-quality research in EM.
Dr. Yan has extensive experience collaborating with other Canadian academic researchers in conducting multicentre studies. His own specific area of interest examines patients who present recurrently for hyperglycemic emergencies, and he has published several manuscripts and presented both nationally and internationally on this topic.
In his spare time, Dr. Yan enjoys international cuisine, physical fitness, and playing with his two dogs, Robbie and Marlee.