Jonathon Maguire named the new Lawson Chair in Patient Engagement in Child Nutrition at the University of Toronto

Jonathon Maguire is the new Lawson Chair in Patient Engagement in Child Nutrition at the University of Toronto.

Maguire, an associate professor of paediatrics and nutritional sciences at U of T and a staff pediatrician and scientist with St. Michael’s Hospital at Unity Health Toronto, will hold the chair over a five-year term through the Joannah & Brian Lawson Centre for Child Nutrition.

“I’m very grateful to the university and the Lawson Centre for choosing to support patient engagement in the research process,” says Maguire. “It’s forward-thinking because it will enable children and families to co-design research with us and help us produce results that are most meaningful to them.”

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