Dr. Derzko's current research involves clinical trials of new osteoporosis drugs, hormonal and non-hormonal menopause therapies as well as non-invasive breast evaluation and breast cancer reduction strategies.
Dr Christine Derzko is an Associate Professor in Obstetrics & Gynecology, is member of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and holds a cross appointment to the Department of Medicine Division of Endocrinology at UofT and at St, Michael’s Hospital. Following undergraduate studies and residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology at UofT she did a combined fellowship in Toronto and at UCLA in reproductive endocrinology, pediatric gynecology and pediatric endocrinology and in 2006 achieved a Certificate in Education from the Faculty of Medicine at the UofT.
Dr. Derzko’s clinical duties, in addition to General Obstetrics & Gynaecology, are focused in the areas of Reproductive Endocrinology, Menopause and Osteoporosis/Metabolic Bone Diseases. Her academic activities include teaching undergraduates as well as residents/fellows and many elective students. She is deeply involved in developing continuing medical education programs including seminars, lectures, webinars and on-line programs and conferences for physicians and pharmacists and is herself a frequently invited speaker.