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About Cheryl Harris-Taylor

Cheryl Harris-Taylor BSW, MSW, RSW has recently retired from the Endocrinology program at Women’s College Hospital. During her time in this position, she has become involved in the psychosocial and behavioral issues of diabetes, helping a diverse population cope and adjust their lifestyle to be able to manage their diabetes. She continues to stay informed with the ever-changing world of diabetes and the affects this illness has on individuals. Ms. Harris-Taylor received her Master of Clinical Social Work degree from the University of Calgary. After graduating, she worked in Calgary in Child Welfare and then moved to the Netherlands where she established her own private practice. Fifteen years ago, she and her family moved to Toronto where she started work in hospital settings, first in psychiatry, then in the prenatal department, and later working with seniors, advocating for better services. Ms. Harris-Taylor enjoys challenges and stimulation in her life. One specific accomplishment was climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in 2009.

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