Kidney and urinary tract disorders
Drug safety/adverse drug effects
Health services research
Dr. Flory Tsobo Muanda is an adjunct scientist in the Kidney, Dialysis, and Transplantation (KDT) Program. He is a pharmacoepidemiologist and assistant professor at the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology and Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Western University. Dr. Muanda's research program aims to improve prescription-drug safety for older adults. His particular focus is on older adults with chronic kidney disease, chronic liver disease, and those taking multiple medications. Dr. Muanda conducts population-based studies using Ontario’s administrative healthcare databases housed at ICES to inform safer prescribing practices for older adults, a segment of the population often excluded from clinical trials.