Dept. of Psychiatry


By Christopher Madan, Assistant Professor, University of Nottingham, UK.

This seminar will be held by Zoom. Read more


This symposium will explore growing enthusiasms related to the use of psychedelics in psychiatric contexts and beyond. Three talks on this topic have been released for viewing: 1) an examination of the rich history of psychedelic research in Canada by Erika Dyck 2) an overview of current research and policy discussions by Mark Haden 3) and an anthropological exploration of the psychedelic framework of set and setting by Tehseen Noorani.


Message sent on behalf of the Admins Helping Admins (AHA) Committee


Dear Colleagues,

We are calling on staff members across the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences to share your skills, tips and tricks for three upcoming AHA Moments sessions!

Calling all Green-Thumbs

The gardening season is upon us. We are seeking staff members in the Faculty who would like to share insights on growing plants in preparation for the spring. Let us know if you have particular knowledge in the following areas:


By Dr. Carl D’Arcy, Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan. This talk will be held by Zoom. Read more


By leana Hanganou-Opatz, Professor at the Institute of Developmental Neurophysiology, University Medical Center, Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany.

This seminar will be held by Zoom. Read more


By Dr. Romina Mizrahi, Associate Chair of Research, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University.

This seminar will be held by Zoom. Read more


Dear students and trainees,

Please find attached the application form for the 2021 Leyton Addiction Research Prize. Each year a prize of $1,000 is awarded to the student who has published the best addictions-related paper. The recipient of the Leyton Addiction Research Prize will be announced at Student Research Day in the spring of 2021.

Applicants should complete the form and send an electronic copy of the paper plus supplementary on-line information (if any) to graduate.psychiatry [at] by March 31, 2021.


The Office for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and the Department of Psychiatry at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of McGill University invite you to join us for the inaugural virtual conference series, Essentials of Psychiatry: An Overview for Family Physicians and other Specialists.

This four-part webinar series will welcome family physicians and other medical specialists, residents and medical students, nurse practitioners and other health care professionals.

Course Overview

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