Dr. Meera Luthra

Meera Luthra


Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, McMaster University

Administrative Assistant: Julie Whalen
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Education and Professional Standing

Dr. Luthra received her B.Sc. and Medical degrees from the University of Toronto where she also completed her Internal Medicine and Endocrinology training. She received her fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Internal Medicine in 2005, and her subspecialty certification in Endocrinology and Metabolism in 2006. 

Dr. Luthra is a Clinician Educator at McMaster University with a clinical practice based at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton. Her clinical areas of interest include the diagnosis and management of various endocrine disorders, including thyroid, adrenal, pituitary, and ovarian diseases, with a special interest in endocrine disorders in pregnancy. She serves as the Medical Director of the Diabetes Program at SJHH and the citywide electives coordinator for Endocrinology.

Her academic roles include teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. She is the Director for Faculty Development in the Department of Medicine and the Chair of Assessment for the Internal Medicine Residency Program. She is also actively involved in the Endocrinology postgraduate training program at McMaster University and was the recipient of the Department of Medicine Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Medical Education in 2016.