Daniel Martinez

Dr. Daniel Martinez

Research Focus

Atypical Antipsychotic drugs use and the association with the increased risk of developing diabetes mellitus in patient with neurological disorders and in patients with behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD).


Title Source (Journal/Book/Conference) Authors/Presenters Published On Type
Nutrition in frail elderly l Argentinian Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology Martinez D 1104555600 Presentation
Quality of life in heart disease Argentinian Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology Martinez D 1104555600 Presentation
Nutritional support in elderly Pan American Congress of Gerontology Martinez D 1041397200 Presentation


  • 1993: Medicine Doctor, School of Medicine, Universidad de Buenos Aires (U.B.A.) Buenos Aires, Argentina (Career duration 6 years)
  • 1998: Residence , Internal Medicine (3 years), Hospital Militar Central de Buenos Aires, Teaching Hospital associated to School of Medicine (U.B.A.), (1996-1998 )
  • 2011: Fellowship Postgraduate Dpt, Geriatric Medicine (2 years), Asociacion Medica Argentina, Sociedad Argentina de Gerontologia y Geriatria, (1998-1999 Chairman & Profesor: Hugo Schifis MD.)
  • 1999: Training in Antarctica survival, isolation physiology, emergency medicine, anaesthetics and general surgery, and general dentistry, Escuela de Capacitacion Antartica ((1 year))
  • 2011: Fellowship , Nutrition (2 years), Hospital de Clinicas JOse de San Martin, in Postgraduate Dpt. School Medicine U.B.A., Internal Medicine, (2002- 2004 Chairman & Professor: Adolfo Zavala Ph D, Preparing thesis (at present))
  • 2006: Clinical and Research Fellowship, Geriatric Medicine, Postgraduate Department, University of Toronto Toronto, ON, Canada (Baycrest - Research Supervisor Dr. Paula Rochon)

Academic Appointments

  • 1994–1995: Clinical training , Hospital Ramos Mejia De Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1996–1998: Residence in Internal Medicine, Hospital Militar Central De Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1999–2011: Buenos Aires Staff, L’auberge Long term care clinic
  • 2000: Staff during wintering expedition (one year), Base Antartica Belgrano 2, Vassel Bay, Argentine Antartic,
  • 2001–2011: Staff Geriatric Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Militar Central De Buenos Aires,

Professional Affiliations

  • 2006: Member of the ALMA network, Academia Latinoamericana De Medicina Del Adulto Mayor, Latin-American Academy for Medicine of Ageing

Research Projects


  • 2000: Co-Investigator

    Sponsors: Estudio psicosocial de los procesos de adaptación de grupos humanos en Antártida (Effects of isolation in groups wintering in Antartica)

Curriculum Vitae


Kunin-Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit
3560 Bathurst Street, 628
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M6A 2E1 Phone: 416-785-2500 , x3543 Email: dmartinez@baycrest.org