Rita Kuyumjian, MD

Rita Kuyumjian, MD

Dr Kuyumjian is Director of Postgraduate Education at St. Mary's Hospital, Department of Psychiatry. She received her medical degree in Armenia, and her psychiatry training at McGill. Her current interest is in establishing a link between McGill University and Yerevan State Medical Institute to develop and upgrade their Residency Program and Psychiatry Department. Dr Kuyumjian has clinical experience in treating Armenians. She can supervise rotations and trainees. Her special interest area is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

rita.kuyumjian [at] mcgill.ca (email)

Selected Articles

Kuyumjian, R. (1994). Teaching foreign physicians [Letter]. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry/Revue Canadienne de Psychiatrie, 39(3), 185-186.

Kuyumjian, R. (2001). Impending death as a catalyst in reconnection: Case study of a historic artist-survivor. International Journal of Mental Health, 30(2), 27-40.

Kuyumjian, R. S. (2001). Archeology of madness : Komitas, portrait of an Armenian icon, 2nd ed. Princeton, NJ: Gomidas Institute.

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