Dr. Nir Melamed - DOH-Net
The Diabetes, Obesity and Hypertension in Pregnancy Research Network (DOH-Net) is a multi-disciplinary research team of obstetrical, midwifery and maternal-fetal medicine specialists.
DOH-Net, research, diabetes, hypertension, obesity, pregnancy, gestational diabetes, diabetes, obesity and hypertension in pregnancy research network, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, St. Michael's Hospital, McMaster University, obstetrics, midwife, maternal-fetal medicine, specialists, researchers, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Greater Toronto Area, GTA
page-template-default,page,page-id-378,page-child,parent-pageid-108,bridge-core-3.0.5,qode-page-transition-enabled,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode_grid_1300,footer_responsive_adv,qode-content-sidebar-responsive,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-29.2,qode-theme-bridge,qode_header_in_grid,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.10.0,vc_responsive

Dr. Nir Melamed

Principal Investigator

Dr. Melamed has earned his MD degree and his MSc degree in Biochemistry from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, both of which with High Distinction. Following completion of residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Rabin Medical Center, Israel, he completed a fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at the University of Toronto.


In 2014, Dr. Melamed was appointed as a Clinician Scientist in the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Sunnybrook Research Institute. Dr. Melamed holds an appointment of a Senior Lecturer in the Tel-Aviv University, Israel, and of an Associate Professor in the University of Toronto.


Dr. Melamed has co-authored over 120 original research papers, as well as 10 book chapters and reviews, and his research has been presented in numerous national and international congresses. His main topics of interest include placental disease, fetal growth restriction, twin pregnancies, sonographic tools for the prediction of preterm birth, and diabetes in pregnancy. ​