M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)
Research and teaching
- Dementia & Cognitive Disorders
Dr. Jayna Holroyd-Leduc is an academic geriatrician and Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences. She is the Department of Medicine Head at the University of Calgary. She completed residency training in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine at the University of Toronto, before completing a research fellowship in quality improvement and research methodology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) through the VA Quality Scholar program. She is the UofC Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine. Her major research interests involve the use of knowledge translation (KT) science to improve the care provided to older adults. Her research has focused in the areas of dementia, delirium, frailty and care across the continuum.