Margaret Taabazuing

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Position:  Geriatrician
Degree:   MD, FRCPC
Office: LHSC, Victoria Hospital
Phone: 519.685.8816
Fax: 519.685.8813
E-mail: marymargaret.taabazuing@lhsc.on.ca

 


Biography

Dr. Margaret Taabazuing is an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Western University. She graduated from The Higher Institute of Medical Sciences, Havana.  She did her residency in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine at Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center, New York and at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan respectively. Dr. Taabazuing is a clinical faculty with interest quality improvement initiatives. She is currently the Program Director of Geriatric Medicine.

University Held Positions 

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Western University.

Program Director, Post-graduate program Geriatric Medicine.

Hospital Appointments

Attending and consulting physician - St. Joseph’s Health Care London and London Health Sciences Centre.

Other Appointments

Clinical Leader ACE (Acute Care of the Elderly),  Medicine CTU, Department of Medicince, London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus

Areas of Clinical Interest

Acute inpatient management of the frail elderly and Polypharmacy.

Areas of Research Interest

Senior Friendly Hospital Initiatives, Readmission in the Elderly.