Department of Psychiatry

News & Announcements

  • PsychNews

    Posted on September 21, 2017 in News & Announcements

    PsychNews September 21, 2017

  • PsychNews

    Posted on September 15, 2017 in News & Announcements

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  • PsychNews

    Posted on September 8, 2017 in News & Announcements

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  • 2017 Departmental and Harvey Stancer Research Day Award Winners

    Posted on June 26, 2017 in News & Announcements

    Congratulations to all our 2016/2017 award winners! Please click here to learn more about our awards. DEPARTMENTAL AWARDS ABRAHAM MILLER UNDERGRADUATE TEACHING AWARD Simuran Brar AWARD IN ADDICTION PSYCHIATRY: OUTSTANDING RESIDENT IN ADDICTION PSYCHIATRY Victor Tang, PGY 1 AWARD FOR RESIDENT TEACHING IN UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION Joanne Leung-Yee BEST ACCOMPLISHMENT BY A FELLOW (CLINICAL) Kfir Feffer […]

  • Province announces increased funding for post-secondary mental health services

    Posted on May 17, 2017 in News & Announcements

    On May 3rd, 2017, Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development, and Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, were at the University of Toronto highlighting  $6 million in additional funding for three years to support mental health services and supports at Ontario’s colleges and universities. Dr. Andrea Levinson, Psychiatrist-in-Chief at […]

  • Doctors’ Notes: Activity helps protect against childhood depression

    Posted on April 20, 2017 in News & Announcements

    Dr. Daphne Korczak tells the Toronto Star that children who show less interest in the friends, activities or clubs they usually enjoy could be showing signs of depression. Click here to read more.

  • Miner’s Lamp Award Dinner Raises $600,000 for Mental Health Research

    Posted on April 3, 2017 in News & Announcements

    The second annual Miner’s Lamp Award dinner brought the total raised for the prevention and early detection of severe mental illness to $1 million. Click here to read more

  • Memorandum

    Posted on March 6, 2017 in News & Announcements

    Posted on behalf of Dr. Molyn Leszcz, Vice Chair Clinical: Following five years of important leadership as Co-Directors of the Division of Equity, Gender and Population, Drs. Valerie Taylor and Kwame McKenzie are completing their term. We are grateful to them for their leadership in advancing academic scholarship and department integration focused on the broad […]

  • Connecting Our Community to Mental Health Information & Resources

    Posted on in News & Announcements

    Join Dr. Ari Zaretsky, Chief of the Department of Psychiatry, Sunnybrook, for a community Open House to learn more about the unique mental health services available at Sunnybook as well as other resources in the community. Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 6:30 – 9:00pm McLaughlin Auditorium, Bayview Campus, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, E-wing Ground Floor Click here […]

  • CaRMS 2017

    Posted on March 2, 2017 in News & Announcements

    Posted on behalf of Dr. Mark Fefergrad: Dear Psychiatry Colleagues, It is my pleasure to announce the results of this year’s CaRMS match. We have selected an outstanding group of new PGY1s from the largest-ever cohort of applicants from across the country and around the world. As we have come to expect in our program, […]