Welcome to the Network!

With the world facing rising rates of chronic conditions like diabetes, the Novo Nordisk Network for Healthy Populations at the University of Toronto unites world-leading researchers and students at U of T with patients, clinicians, community members, policymakers, and city planners in Peel Region to co-create solutions that will make populations healthier in an effective, feasible, sustainable, and equitable way. 

New photo Lorraine
Dr. Lorraine Lipscombe, Network Executive Director

Message from the Executive Director

It is an honour and privilege to be the inaugural Director of the Novo Nordisk Network for Healthy Populations. Thanks to a generous donation from Novo Nordisk to the University of Toronto, we have an unprecedented opportunity to find new and innovative ways to tackle the burden of diabetes and chronic disease.