Dr. Diego Delgado graduated in Medicine from the Universidad del Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He completed his Internal Medicine and Cardiology training in Hospital Espanol in Buenos Aires. Subsequently he completeda research fellowship in cardiac transplantation at Rush Presbyterian St Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago, US. He completed a research/clinical fellowship in heart failure and transplantation at the Toronto General Hospital.
Dr. Delgado completed his Maters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Toronto and the Leadership Develpment Program at Rotman School of Management in Toronto.
Dr. Delgado holds the Reuben and Florence Fenwick Family Chair in the Medical Management of Heart Failure. Dr. Delgado is a transplant cardiologist, member of the Heart Failure, Transplantation and Mechanical Assist Device Program at University Health Network.
Currently, Dr Delgado is Associate Professor in the Division of Cardiology and Cardiac Transplantation at the University Health Network. Dr Delgado is the Medical Director of the Inpatient Cardiology Service in the Division of Cardiology at the Toronto General Hospital. He is also de Site Director for the Division of Cardiology.
Dr. Delgado is the President of the Interamerican Society of Cardiology and past Chair of the Canadian Cardiac Transplant Group.
He is the author of more than 100 publications in the area of heart failure, transplantation and mechanical assist devices. His interests are immunologic aspects of heart failure and transplantation and cardio oncology.