Quick Links


Congratulations to Dr. Annie Trepanier and Dr. Aris Hadjinicolaou!

Dear psychiatry residents and faculty members,

Please join me in applauding two of our residents who have assumed very important leadership roles.

On behalf of myself and our residency program I heartily congratulate Dr. Annie Trepanier, an R5 in our program, for taking on the role of president of the Federation of Medical Residents of Quebec and Dr. Aris Hadjinicolaou for stepping up as president of the Association of Residents of McGill.

Published: 21Jul2015

The treatment of complex comorbidity in children and families

Jewish General Hospital Institute of Family and Community Psychiatry, Amphitheatre, 3755 Cote St. Catherine Road, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, CA

The treatment of complex comorbidity in children and families

Friday, October 2, 2015
from 8:30 to 5:00 p.m.

35th Annual Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Hilton Quebec Hotel Quebec City, QC

UBC Continuing Professional Department will be taking part in the 35th Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Conference in Quebec City from October 4 -6.

Dr. Tourian appointed as Post Graduate Program Director

Department of Psychiatry

Message from the Chair’s Office


Date:                     June 1, 2015
Subject:               Post Graduate Program Director


Dear Colleagues,

Published: 5Jun2015

Associate Chair of Education

Dear Colleagues,

Please join me in expressing our appreciation to Dr. Dara Charney for her hard work and outstanding service as Associate Chair of Education and Chair of the Departmental Promotions Committee. Her term ended on April 30, 2015.

As Associate Chair, Dr. Charney was responsible for the department’s educational mission and supervision of Undergraduate, Graduate and Post-Graduate Medical Education/Residency Programs. Her organization, insight, and commitment have played a large role in our department’s thriving educational mission.

Published: 6May2015

Obituary- Dr. Frank R. Ervin (1926-2015)

Dear Colleagues,

It is with much sadness that I communicate the passing of our esteemed colleague Frank Ervin last Friday in St Kitts. Frank was a pioneer clinician scientist, a visionary researcher, and an engaged social activist. Frank influenced the life and career of many of us. He was an excellent mentor and a source of inspiration.

Published: 29Apr2015

MINDSTRONG fitness event- Dr. Karl Looper's interview on Global Morning News

Please follow the link below to see Dr. Karl Looper speak about MINDSTRONG, a fitness fundraising event to expand youth (ages 15-25) mental health programs at the Jewish General Hospital on Global Morning News.


Please follow the link below for more information about MINDSTRONG.

Published: 23Apr2015

3rd International Youth Mental Health Conference

Place des Arts 175 Rue Ste-Catherine O, Montreal, QC, H2X 1Y9