Education and Professional Standing
BSc, Queen's University, 1992
MD, University of Western Ontario, 1996
FRCPC Internal Medicine, 2000
FRCPC Hematology 2001
MSc (HRM), McMaster University, 2009
FRCPC Clinical Investigator, 2009
Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research, Ontario Training Council and McMaster University, 2009
Dr. Webert's areas of research interest include bleeding in patients with bone marrow failure and the utilization of blood products. She was the co-principal investigator of a pilot clinical trial to investigate the role of hemoglobin level on the frequency of bleeding in patients with acute leukemia and patients undergoing stem cell transplantation. She has also developed a measurement tool to accurately document the severity of bleeding episodes. She is a recipient of several operating grants from Canadian Blood Services and a McMaster Department of Medicine Internal Career Award.
Dr. Webert's clinical interests include transfusion medicine, benign hematology, and hemostasis and coagulation.
Dr. Kathryn Webert is an Associate Professor with the Department of Medicine and the Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology, and an investigator with the McMaster Transfusion Research Program. She is the Medical Director of Utilization for Canadian Blood Services. Dr. Webert is involved in teaching medical residents within the Hematology, Internal Medicine, Pathology and Transfusion Medicine residency programs.