Dr Brandy Wicklow
Brandy Wicklow is a Pediatric Endocrinologist at the Winnipeg Children’s Hospital, Associate Professor at the University of Manitoba, and a Clinician Scientist at the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (CHRIM). Her research is focused on the determinants of type 2 diabetes (T2D) in children, with a particular interest in the Indigenous population of Northern Manitoba, Canada with whom she works closely both in clinical care and research. She is the Principle Investigator of a birth cohort of children born to mothers and fathers diagnosed with childhood T2D examining the effects of in utero T2D exposure on growth, development and the natural history of T2D in offspring. She is the clinical lead of two research groups at CHRIM (Diabetes Research Accomplished in Manitoba (DREAM theme) and the Developmental Origins of Chronic Disease (DeVotion).