Clinical Professor
Medical Director, Adult Metabolic Diseases Clinic
University of British Columbia, 1991, MD
University of British Columbia, 1996, Internal Medicine Residency
University of British Columbia, 1997, Endocrinology Fellowship
University of British Columbia, 1998, Metabolic Disease Fellowship
Clinical Interests
Research Interests

See Dr. Sirrs publications here
1: Sirrs S, Hollak C, Merkel M, Sechi A, Glamuzina E, Janssen MC, Lachmann R, Langendonk J, Scarpelli M, Ben Omran T, Mochel F, Tchan MC. The Frequencies of Different Inborn Errors of Metabolism in Adult Metabolic Centres: Report from the SSIEM Adult Metabolic Physicians Group. JIMD Rep. 2015 Oct 9.

2: Patrick DM, Miller RR, Gardy JL, Parker SM, Morshed MG, Steiner TS, Singer J, Shojania K, Tang P; Complex Chronic Disease Study Group. Lyme Disease Diagnosed by Alternative Methods: A Phenotype Similar to That of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 1;61(7):1084-91.

3: Sirrs S, van Karnebeek CD, Peng X, Shyr C, Tarailo-Graovac M, Mandal R, Testa D, Dubin D, Carbonetti G, Glynn SE, Sayson B, Robinson WP, Han B, Wishart D, Ross CJ, Wasserman WW, Hurwitz TA, Sinclair G, Kaczocha M. Defects in fatty acid amide hydrolase 2 in a male with neurologic and psychiatric symptoms. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2015 Mar 28;10:38.

4: Bosdet T, Branov J, Selvage C, Yousefi M, Sirrs S. Diet History Is a Reliable Predictor of Suboptimal Docosahexaenoic Acid Levels in Adult Patients with Phenylketonuria. JIMD Rep. 2015;21:97-102. doi: 10.1007/8904_2014_399.

5: van Karnebeek CD, Mohammadi T, Tsao N, Sinclair G, Sirrs S, Stockler S, Marra C. Health economic evaluation of plasma oxysterol screening in the diagnosis of Niemann-Pick Type C disease among intellectually disabled using discrete event simulation. Mol Genet Metab. 2015 Feb;114(2):226-32.

6: van Karnebeek C, Horvath G, Murphy T, Purtzki J, Bowden K, Sirrs S, Honey CR, Stockler S. Deep brain stimulation and dantrolene for secondary dystonia in x-linked adrenoleukodystrophy. JIMD Rep. 2015;15:113-6.

Gordon and Leslie Diamond Centre
Adult Metabolic Diseases Clinic
2775 Laurel St., Level 4
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9
phone: 6048755965
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