Charmaine E Lok, MD, FRCPC, MSc

Charmaine Lok is a Professor of Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and Senior Scientist at the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute. She is also associated with the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University. Dr. Lok is the Medical Director of both the Chronic Kidney Diseases and Hemodialysis Vascular Access Programs at the Toronto General Hospital.
Dr. Lok is a clinical trialist with a research focus on chronic kidney disease (CKD) and endstage kidney disease (ESKD) outcomes. She has a special interest in improving hemodialysis vascular access outcomes, improving neuromuscular function and mobility in CKD and reducing cardiovascular events and mortality in CKD/ESRD. She is also active in raising awareness of CKD and ESRD and its importance in population health.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2019 Feb 14;:
Moist L, Lok CE
Kidney Int. 2019 Jan;95(1):38-49
Viecelli AK, Lok CE
J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2018 Dec 17;20(1):83
Gong IY, Al-Amro B, Prasad GVR, Connelly PW, Wald RM, Wald R, Deva DP, Leong-Poi H, Nash MM, Yuan W, Gunaratnam L, Kim SJ, Lok CE, Connelly KA, Yan AT
J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2018 Oct 04;:
Arnold RJG, Han Y, Balakrishnan R, Layton A, Lok CE, Glickman M, Rajan DK
Can J Kidney Health Dis. 2018;5:2054358118791148
Young A, Knoll GA, McArthur E, Dixon SN, Garg AX, Lok CE, Lam NN, Kim SJ
J Vasc Access. 2018 Jul 25;:1129729818787994
Kim D, Bhola C, Eisenberg N, Montbriand J, Oreopoulos G, Lok CE, Roche-Nagle G
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2018 Jul 13;:
Rajan DK, Moran B, Lobl TJ, Asch MR, Steele AW, Lok CE
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 May 18;:
Niyyar VD, Lok CE


Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Faculty, Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, University of Toronto
Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University