L. John Hoffer, MD, PhD, FRCPC

Division of General Internal Medicine and Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Dr. Hoffer received his MD from McGill University in 1975, certification in internal medicine from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1979, and a PhD in nutrition from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1984. He is a professor of medicine at McGill University and an associate professor in McGill’s School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition. He is a full-time investigator in the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, a Senior Physician in the Division of General Internal Medicine, and a member of the hospital’s nutrition support team. He is interested in the consequences and correction of human malnutrition and evidence-based nutritional support.