Pr Daniel Tessier, M.D., M. Sc.
Professeur titulaire

Chercheur de l'axe de recherche  «Clinique » du Centre de recherche sur le vieillissement du CSSS-IUGS
Service de gériatrie
Département de médecine
Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé
Université de Sherbrooke
CSSS-IUGS, Pavillon Argyll
375, rue Argyll
Sherbrooke (Québec) J1J 3H5

Téléphone : 819 780-2220, poste 46473
Télécopieur : 819 829-7145

Courriel : Daniel.Tessier@USherbrooke.ca
Études médicales

M.D. (1978)

Études postdoctorales

Médecine interne (1982)
Gériatrie spécialisée (1991)
Maîtrise en sciences cliniques (1994)

Thèmes de recherche

Diabète de type 2 et hypertension artérielle; diabète de type 2 et stress oxydatif; exercice dans le diabète de type 2; pharmacologie de la démence.

Axe de recherche

Axe de biologique et physique du CDRV CSSS-IUGS.

Créneau de recherche

Endocrinologie et vieillissement.

Subventions de recherche en cours

Brain Fuel Uptake and Cognitive Decline in the Elderly.

Chercheur principal : Cunnane S
Co-chercheurs : Bentourkia M, Fülöp T, Tessier D, Turcotte E.

Organisme subventionnaire : 
IRSC/CIHR
(2010-2014)

Publications d'articles (2009-...)

Diabetes in the elderly
Initial draf of this chapter was prepared by Meneilly GS, Knip A, Tessier D
Can J Diabetes 37 (2013) S184-190

Thyroid function and cognition in the euthyroid elderly: a case-control study embedded in Quebec longitudinal study - NuAge.
Castellano CA, Laurin D, Langlois MF, Fortier M, Tessier D, Gaudreau P, Ferland G, Payette H, Lorrain D, Cunnane SC.
Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2013 Sep;38(9):1772-6. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2013.02.013. Epub 2013 Mar 16. PMID:23507188

Effect of exercise training combined with phytoestrogens on adipokines and C-reactive protein in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial.
Riesco E, Choquette S, Audet M, Lebon J, Tessier D, Dionne IJ.
Metabolism. 2012 Feb;61(2):273-80. Epub 2011 Aug 23. PMID: 21864865

Domperidone-induced tardive dyskinesia and withdrawal psychosis in an elderly woman with dementia.
Roy-Desruisseaux J, Landry J, Bocti C, Tessier D, Hottin P, Trudel JF.
Ann Pharmacother. 2011 Sep;45(9):e51. Epub 2011 Aug 18. PMID: 21852591

[Evaluation of circadian variation of blood pressure by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in an elderly diabetic population with or without orthostatic hypotension].
Lanthier L, Touchette M, Bourget P, St-Georges C, Walker C, Tessier DM.
Geriatr Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil. 2011 Mar;9(1):59-66. French. PMID: 21586378

Antioxidant-rich food intakes and their association with blood total antioxidant status and vitamin C and E levels in community-dwelling seniors from the Quebec longitudinal study NuAge.
Khalil A, Gaudreau P, Cherki M, Wagner R, Tessier DM, Fulop T, Shatenstein B.
Exp Gerontol. 2011 Jun;46(6):475-81. Epub 2011 Feb 21. PMID: 21316439

Bezafibrate mildly stimulates ketogenesis and fatty acid metabolism in hypertriglyceridemic subjects.
Tremblay-Mercier J, Tessier D, Plourde M, Fortier M, Lorrain D, Cunnane SC.
J Pharmacol Exp Ther.  2010 Jul;334(1):341-6. Epub 2010 Apr 19. PMID: 20404010

Specific needs in the care of elderly with diabetes mellitus].
Tessier D, Avila-Funes JA, Aguilar-Navarro S.
Rev Invest Clin. 2010 Jul-Aug;62(4):323-6. Review. Spanish. PMID: 21222311

Diabetes y cambios en el estado funcional de los ancianos: Una realidad?
Tessier D.
Revista de Investigacion Clinica - Geriatria. 2010 Jul;62(4):318-22.

Necesidades especificas en el cuidado de los ancianos con diabetes mellitus.
Tessier D.
Revista de Investigacion Clinica - Geriatria. 2010 Jul;62(4):323-6.

Key priorities in managing glucose control in older people with diabetes.
Bourdel Marchasson I, Doucet J, Bauduceau B, Berrut G, Blickle JF, Brocker P, Constans T, Fagot Campagna A, Kaloustian E, Lassmann Vague V, Lecomte P, Simon D, Tessier D, Verny C, Vischer UM; ALFEDIAM/SFGG French-Speaking Group for Study of Diabetes in the Elderly.
J Nutr Health Aging. 2009 Oct;13(8):685-91. Review.

A call to incorporate the prevention and treatment of geriatric disorders in the management of diabetes in the elderly.
Vischer UM, Bauduceau B, Bourdel-Marchasson I, Blickle JF, Constans T, Fagot-Campagna A, Kaloustian E, Lassman-Vague V, Lecomte P, Simon D, Tessier D, Verny C, Doucet J; Alfediam/SFGG French-speaking group for study of diabetes in the elderly.
Diabetes Metab. 2009 Jun;35(3):168-77. Epub 2009 May 14. Review.PMID: 19446486

Frailty in the elderly is associated with insulin resistance of glucose metabolism in the postabsorptive state only in the presence of increased abdominal fat.
Goulet ED, Hassaine A, Dionne IJ, Gaudreau P, Khalil A, Fülöp T, Shatenstein B, Tessier D, Morais JA.
Exp Gerontol. 2009 Nov;44(11):740-4.  Epub 2009 Aug 31.

Effects of vitamin C supplementation on antioxidants and lipid peroxidation markers in elderly subjects with type 2 diabetes.
Tessier DM, Khalil A, Trottier L, Fülöp T.
Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2009 Jan-Feb;48(1):67-72. Epub 2008 Feb 20.