Kevin Kain
Professor
Kevin Kain
Location
MaRS Building, McLaughlin-Rotman Centre
Appointment Status Cross-Appointed
Appointments
Cross-appointed: Medicine

Dr Kain is an Professor of Medicine, Science Director of Tropical Disease Unit ay UHN-TGH and a Canada Research Chair. His work focuses on global maternal-child heath.

One of his major projects (funded by the Gates Foundation and GAPPS), uses malaria in pregnancy as a model to elucidate the mechanisms underlying preterm birth and stillbirth in order to identify biomarkers to risk-stratify pregnancies and novel interventions to prevent adverse birth outcomes that are suitable for implementation in low-resource settings