Endocrinology

Dr. Julie McKeen

Clinical, Research, and Other Interests

Dr. McKeen’s clinical expertise includes many aspects of endocrinology, including diabetes, diabetes in pregnancy, thyroid disease, reproductive disorders, pituitary disease, and adrenal disease. She is also involved in both undergraduate medical and postgraduate resident training. She is a member of the Resident Training Committee for the Endocrinology Fellowship Program with the University of Calgary.

She is also a contributor to Continuous Medical Education programs, particularly for allied healthcare professionals, in the area of diabetes. Since 2009, she has been the Medical Director of the Diabetes Centre Calgary, offering patients comprehensive, up-to-date, and timely care for their diabetes.

Dr. McKeen has been a Core Committee member of the AHS Diabetes Obesity Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network (DON SCN) since 2011. She is the Medical Lead of the DON SCN Provincial Inpatient Diabetes Management Initiative. She participated in the development of the Alberta Health Insulin Pump Therapy Program (IPTP) and is a member of the IPTP Clinical Advisory Committee.

Education and Appointments

  • BSc Biological Sciences, University of Calgary
  • MD, University of Alberta
  • FRCPC, Internal Medicine, University of Calgary
  • FRCPC, Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Calgary
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary