Claude-Émilie JACOB

Claude-Émilie JACOB

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Obstetrician gynecologist CHUM

Assistant clinical professor Department of Obstetrics-Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal

Research Interests

  • Maternal obesity and metabolic disease in pregnancy 
  • Maternal health 
  • Cardiology and pregnancy


Metabolic diseases, including obesity and diabetes, are major risk factors for the development of several chronic diseases, including cardiovascular diseases, and are the leading causes of mortality and morbidity in Western countries. The research components of this multidisciplinary axis foc…

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