Dr. Stasia Hadjiyannakis
Pediatric Endocrinologist
613-737-7600 x3939

Projects in Progress

  • Does Treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Obese Canadian Youth Improve Blood Sugar Control? Co-Investigator
  • Persistent Albuminuria in the Paediatric Population with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Canadian Pediatric Surveillance Study, Co-Principal Investigator
  • A Tertiary Care Approach to the Management of Pediatric Obesity and Its Co-Morbidities. Principal Investigator


Dr. Stasia Hadjiyannakis is a pediatric endocrinologist and the Medical Director of CHEO’s Center for Healthy Active Living. She is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Ottawa and has been an active member of the Department of Pediatrics at CHEO in the division of endocrinology since November 2001. Her clinical, advocacy and research interests are in the area of pediatric obesity and related co-morbidities. Her research interests are in examining the interplay between behavioural/psychosocial, genetic and intrauterine factors in predicting risk for obesity related co-morbidities.