Laurence de Koning
University of Calgary; Alberta Public Laboratories
Dr Lawrence de Koning is an Associate Professor at the University of Calgary and a Clinical Biochemist with Alberta Public Laboratories (formerly Calgary Laboratory Services) in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He completed a PhD in Health Research Methodology (nutritional and genetic epidemiology) from McMaster University in 2009, and concurrent postdoctoral fellowships in nutritional epidemiology and clinical chemistry at Harvard University from 2009-2012. He became board certified by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry in 2013 and a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Clinical Biochemistry in 2015. Dr de Koning works as a pediatric clinical chemist at Alberta Children’s Hospital and has numerous clinical and research interests including endocrine and metabolic disorders, laboratory quality improvement, cardiovascular epidemiology and nutrition.