McGill Department of Psychiatry

THE GLOBE AND MAIL | Is the COVID-19 pandemic keeping you up at night? Here’s expert advice on how to get some sleep

Published: 2Apr2020

Keeping a routine is important for everyone, including children and adolescents, says pediatric sleep expert Reut Gruber, an associate professor in the department of psychiatry at McGill University...

Study shows the biological clock influences immune response efficiency

Published: 23Sep2019

Montreal, September 23, 2019 – According to a recent study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, the biological clock influences immune...

A new study shows that the hippocampus retains traces of negative and stressful experiences which are linked to depressive behaviours

Published: 13Aug2019

Depression can be associated with behaviours such as social avoidance, that is, the refusal to interact with others for fear of being judged or criticized. Physicians and other mental health...

In conversation with Dr. Gustavo Turecki

Published: 9Nov2018

To mark the 75th anniversary of McGill University’s Department of Psychiatry, Canada’s first academic department in the field, a special symposium will be held at the St. James Theatre on November...

Cognitive Aging Research: Agreeing on Key Terms’ Definitions

Published: 11Oct2018

Interpreting age-related changes and differences in brain structure, activation and functional connectivity is an ongoing challenge. Ambiguous terminology is a major source of this challenge. For...

Men have a lot to learn about their own fertility

Published: 22Nov2016

The first large-scale study of its kind has revealed that Canadian men generally lack knowledge about the risk factors contributing to male infertility. Research led by Dr. Phyllis Zelkowitz, head...

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