Dr. Chandra ThomasThe Department of Medicine is pleased to announce that Dr. Chandra Thomas will be taking on the role of Department of Medicine Deputy Department Head (Clinical) as of August 1, 2022.

Dr. Chandra Thomas is a Nephrologist and Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine. She completed her masters in epidemiology, medical degree, internal medicine and nephrology residency training at the University of Calgary. After practicing community general internal medicine and nephrology in British Columbia, she returned to Calgary in 2008 to complete a fellowship in palliative medicine.

Dr. Thomas practices general nephrology and has a focus on palliative care for individuals living with advanced chronic kidney disease. She has extensive leadership experience in quality and safety, specialty access, and physician engagement.

Outside of medicine Dr. Thomas enjoys puttering in her garden and riding her bike with her son and husband. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Chandra Thomas into her new leadership role.