Brett D. Thombs

Academic title(s): 

Professor & Canada Research Chair



Contact Information:


Office: 230
Phone: 514.340.8222 ext. 25112


Mailing Address:
Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry
Jewish General Hospital
4333 Cote Ste-Catherine Road
Montreal, QC
H3T 1E4


Brett D. Thombs

Research Areas:

Clinical Psychology | Health Psychology

Research Summary:

Brett Thombs is a Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University, a Senior Investigator at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research at the Jewish General Hospital, Director of the Scleroderma Patient-centered Intervention Network (SPIN) and Director of the DEPRESsion Screening Data (DEPRESSD) Project.

Members of the Thombs Research Team work in three projects or area: (1) SPIN (, (2) the DEPRESSD Project (, and (3) meta research and policy, which includes the development of an extension of the CONsolidated Standards of Reporting Trials (CONSORT) statement for trials conducted in cohorts and other routinely collected data, and other meta-research projects.

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