Clinical Professor
Research Interests:

diabetes, insulin pump therapy, internet based glucose monitoring system, continuous glucose monitoring system

Research Sumary:

Our research focuses on improving the management of diabetes by using an Internet Blood Gluose Monitoring System (IBGMS), a Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGMS) and Insulin Pump Therapy. In addition, our research aims to improve quality of care for people with diabetes through the development of the multi-faceted Western Canadian Insulin Pump Centre.

Recent Publications:

Ashkenas J., Ross, S., Tildesley H. Barriers to Effective Insulin Treatment: The Persistence of Poor Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes. Curr Med Res Opin. 2011

Tildesley H., Mazanderani A., Chan J., Ross S. Efficacy of A1c Reduction Using Internet Intervention in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Treated With Insulin. Can J Diabetes. 2011; 35(3): 250-253.

Tildesley H, Mazanderani A, Ross S., Effect of Internet Therapeutic Intervention on HbA1C Levels in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Treated with Insulin. Diabetes Care 2010; 33: 1738-1740.

Tildesley H, Wise S, Mazanderani A, Fraser T, Yu E. The Effect of the Change in the Definition of Type 2 DM on Patient Demographics. International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 2009; 2: 51-55.

Tildesley H, Fraser T, Wise S, Mazanderani A, Aydin C, Johns K, Yu E, Bondy G. Low Prevalence of Elevated apoB levels in Type 2 Diabetes not receiving Lipid-Lowering therapy. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2009;33: 163-169.

Mazanderani A, Wise S., Tildesley H. Apolipoprotein B Levels in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes Not Receiving Lipid-Lowering Therapy. Clinical Biochemistry 2009;42(12):1218-1221.

Yung K, Aydin C, Mazanderani A, Johnson M, Chui L, Tildesley H. Marfan Syndrome and Early Onset Diabetic Retinopathy – Case Report. International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 2009; 1: 41-45.

Awards & Recognition:

2010 Canadian Diabetes Assoctiation Brian Dufton Memorial Manuscript Award

2010 Canadian Diabetes Association Gearld S. Wong Service Award