Principal Researcher
Enza Gucciardi, PhD is an Associate Professor at the School of Nutrition at Ryerson University and an Affiliate Scientist with the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute. She has an undergraduate degree in Nutritional Sciences from Ryerson University, a master’s degree in Community Health and Epidemiology from the Department of Public Health Sciences, and a PhD from the Institute of Medical Sciences, both from the University of Toronto.

She is also affiliated with the School of Graduate Studies at Ryerson University, the Toronto General Research Institute, and the Banting & Best Diabetes Centre at the University of Toronto.

Research TeamResearch Coordinators
Linda Dorado

Graduate Students
Erica Reynolds
Barbara Grohmann

Research Assistants
Antonia Morganti
Kehinde Sangill
Grace Tang
Stephanie Arresta
Catherin Poolment
Dana Elcharbini

Summer Students
Olivia Kordos

Martina Luketich
Irene Lai

Community Partners

Trillium Health Centre – Diabetes Management Centre
St. Michael’s Hospital – Diabetes Education Centre
Halton Diabetes Education Program
The Anne Johnston Health Station
Women’s Health in Women’s Hands Community Health Centre