Dr Darryl Leong is Director of the Cardio-Oncology Program at Hamilton Health Sciences, and an Associate Professor of the Department of Medicine at McMaster University. He graduated from the University of Adelaide Medical School with honors for academic excellence, and completed his training in Cardiology, Doctor of Philosophy, Master of philosophy, Master of Biostatistics and Master of Public Health at the University of Adelaide. He then went on to complete his post-doctorate fellowship at the Leiden University Medical Centre in The Netherlands, studying cardiovascular imaging.
Dr Leong's clinical interests include cardio-oncology, echocardiography, frailty, and multi-morbidity.
Dr Leong has received research support from CIHR, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Prostate Cancer Canada, the Canadian Cancer Society, the Cancer research society, and the Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Research Foundation.