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About Sickkids
About SickKids

Irena Nulman, MD, FRCPC Neurology, PhD (C)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Staff Pharmacologist
Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology

Research Institute
Associate Scientist
Child Health Evaluative Sciences

University of Toronto
Professor
Paediatrics

Fellowship Program Director
Clinical Pharmacology


Phone: 416-813-7887
Email: irena.nulman@sickkids.ca

Brief Biography

Dr. Nulman is a professor of paediatrics, medicine, pharmacology and pharmacy. She is a staff pharmacologist in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology at The Hospital for Sick Children and she is the program director of Fellowship Training in Clinical Pharmacology  at the University of Toronto,

Dr. Nulman is a senior associate scientist in the SickKids Research Institute. She is an international expert in behavioural teratology of psychotropic drugs, reproductive cancer and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.  

Publications

Choi JS, Koren G, Nulman I. Pregnancy and isotretinoin therapy. Canadian Medical Association Journal 2013: Jan 7. [Epub ahead of print])

Choi JS, Koren G, Nulman I. Re: Letter to the Editor: Pregnancy and isotretinoin therapy. Canadian Medical Association Journal 2013: 185: pp 508.Koren G, Nulman I, Aleksa K, Gareri J, Einarson A, Ito S. Essay for the 2011 CIHR/CMAJ award: Motherisk-caring for mothers, protecting the unborn. Canadian Medical Association Journal 2012: 184: pp E155-7.Nash K, 

Stevens S, Rovet J, Fantus E, Nulman I, Sorbara D, Koren G. Towards identifying a characteristic neuropsychological profile for fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. 1. Analysis of the Motherisk FASD clinic. Journal of Population Therapeutics and Clinical Pharmacology 2013: 20: pp e44-52.

Nulman I, Koren G, Rovet J, Barrera M, Pulver A, Streiner D, Feldman B. Neurodevelopment of children following prenatal exposure to venlafaxine, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or untreated maternal depression.  American Journal of Psychiatry 2012: 169: pp 1165-74.

Sadowski A, Todorow M, Yazdani Brojeni P, Koren G, Nulman I. Pregnancy outcomes following maternal exposure to second-generation antipsychotics given with other psychotropic drugs: a cohort study. British Medical Journal 2013: 3: e003062.

Stevens S, Major D, Rovet J, Koren G, Fantus E, Nulman I, Desrocher M. Social problem solving in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Journal of Population Therapeutics and Clinical Pharmacology 2012: 19: pp e99-110.

Stevens SA, Nash K, Fantus E, Nulman I, Rovet J, Koren G. Towards identifying a characteristic neuropsychological profile for fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. 2. Specific caregiver-and teacher-rating. Journal of Population Therapeutics and Clinical Pharmacology 2013: 20: pp e44-52.