Dr. Bassilious received her medical degree from McMaster University. She completed her Pediatric residency training and fellowship training in Pediatric Endocrinology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario. Dr. Bassilious will soon complete her Master of Health Professions Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Her academic interests are in medical education research, particularly in interprofessional education and technology enhanced patient education. Her current study examines the role of numeracy in diabetes management for teens with type 1 diabetes and the effect of an innovative video game intervention on numeracy skills. Dr. Bassilious has an academic and clinical interest in pediatric obesity and type 2 diabetes.