Hoi Yun Oriana Yu


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Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Department of Medicine, Jewish General Hospital 
3755 Cote St. Catherine E104, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1E

hoi.yun.yu [at] mcgill.ca

Biographical Sketch


Dr. Oriana Hoi Yun Yu is an endocrinologist at the Jewish General Hospital. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Honors Genetics at the University of Alberta. She completed her medical school training at the University of Calgary, followed by her residency and fellowship training at McGill University. Dr. Yu subsequently completed a Masters of Science in Epidemiology at McGill University.


Clinical epidemiology, diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, observational study, pharmacoepidemiology

Research or Clinical Activities

Dr. Yu's research focuses on various endocrine-related topics, specifically diabetes management and complications.

Selected Recent Publications

Gómez-Izquierdo J, Filion KB, Boivin JF, Azoulay L, Pollak M, Yu OHY. Subclinical hypothyroidism and the risk of cancer incidence and cancer mortality: a systematic review. BMC Endocr Disord. 2020 Jun 9;20(1):83. 

Yu OHY, Dell'Aniello S, Shah BR, Brunetti VC, Daigle JM, Fralick M, Douros A, Hu N, Alessi-Severini S, Fisher A, Bugden SC, Ronksley PE, Filion KB, Ernst P, Lix LM; Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies (CNODES) Investigators. Sodium Glucose Co-transporter-2 Inhibitors and the Risk of Below-knee Amputation: a Multicenter Observational Study. Diabetes Care. 2020 Oct;43(10):2444-2452.

Deng L, Aibibula W, Talat Z, Filion KB, Eintracht S, Dasgupta K, Tagalakis V, Majdan A, Yu OHY. The association between glycemic control during hospitalization and risk of adverse events: a retrospective cohort study. Endocrinol Diab Metab. 2021 4: e00268. 

PubMed Publications – Oriana Yu

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