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Paola Luca

Position: 

Clinical Assistant Professor

Phone: 
(403) 955-7429
Address: 

Alberta Children's Hospital
C4-302
2888 Shaganappi Trail NW
Calgary AB T3B 6A8

Research Activities: 

Childhood and adolescent obesity, quality improvement

Primary Area of Research: 

My research interests involve childhood and adolescent obesity including the evaluation of pediatric weight management programs and identifying patient characteristics that predict treatment outcomes. I also have a strong interest in quality improvement initiatives, such as creating evidence-based algorithms for screening, diagnosing and treating pediatric endocrine conditions as well as developing patient educational material.

Publications: 
Degrees: 
  • M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)
Associations & Fellowships: 
  • FRCPC