Dr. Leanne Casaubon completed her medical training at Dalhousie University in 1999 followed by a residency in Neurology, a two-year stroke fellowship and an MSc. in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Toronto. Dr. Casaubon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto. She is a Clinician Investigator and Neurologist in the Division of Neurology and the Stroke Program at the Toronto Western Hospital (TWH)/ University Health Network, which is the Regional Stroke Centre for the Toronto West Stroke Region. She is also the Director of the TIA and Minor Stroke (TAMS) Unit at TWH.
Dr. Casaubon’s clinical research interests include stroke outcomes research (eg, evaluating prognostic factors such as glucose, sex/ gender differences in stroke outcomes, and ethnic/ cultural aspects of stroke care and outcomes). She is also involved in evaluating patient care models for improving secondary stroke prevention and participates in larger randomized clinical stroke trials.
Derivation and External Validation of a Scoring System for Predicting Fracture Risk After Ischemic Stroke in a Canadian Cohort.
JAMA Neurol. 2019 May 13;:
Stroke. 2019 Apr 25;:STROKEAHA118024685
Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations for Acute Stroke Management: Prehospital, Emergency Department, and Acute Inpatient Stroke Care, 6th Edition, Update 2018.
Int J Stroke. 2018 Jan 01;:1747493018786616
Early Trajectory of Stroke Severity Predicts Long-Term Functional Outcomes in Ischemic Stroke Subjects: Results From the ESCAPE Trial (Endovascular Treatment for Small Core and Anterior Circulation Proximal Occlusion With Emphasis on Minimizing CT to...
Stroke. 2016 Dec 06;:
Neurology. 2016 Nov 23;:
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Infarct in a New Territory After Treatment Administration in the ESCAPE Randomized Controlled Trial (Endovascular Treatment for Small Core and Anterior Circulation Proximal Occlusion With Emphasis on Minimizing CT to Recanalization Times).
Stroke. 2016 Nov 10;:
Neurology. 2016 Sep 20;87(12):e124-8
CMAJ Open. 2016 Apr-Jun;4(2):E316-25