Dr. Garfinkle completed medical school at McGill University, his internal medicine residency at the University of Saskatchewan and his nephrology fellowship at the University of Calgary. He currently works as a nephrologist at the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital and is academic lead for the Nanaimo nephrology program. He has a special interest in evidence-based diagnosis and is developing a database (www.docLogica.com) of disease symptoms and test accuracies.