Dr. Gloria Lim
- Staff Hematologist, St. Michael’s Hospital
Dr. Gloria Lim is currently on faculty at the University of Toronto as a lecturer and clinician teacher in the Department of Medicine. She is a staff hematologist at St. Michael’s Hospital, in the division of Hematology and Oncology, specializing in benign hematologic disorders and thromboembolism.
She completed her medical degree at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, after having obtained her master's of science degree in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto. She then completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the U of T, Hematology fellowship training at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, and a Thromboembolism fellowship at McMaster University in Hamilton.
Currently she is the clinical co-lead of the Thromboembolism program at St. Michael’s Hospital and the director of education in Venous Thromboembolism at the University of Toronto. Her clinical interests are in acquired and hereditary thrombophilic disorders, including cancer-associated thrombosis, antiphospholipid antibody syndrome, and thrombotic thrombocytopenic disorders. Other research interests are in medical education, with a focus on developing tools for a new competency-based curriculum, as well as quality improvement initiatives in venous thromboprophylaxis in hospital, and patient education in VTE.