Department of Psychiatry

Dr. Daniel J. Mueller


Division One: Brain and Therapeutics

Division One (Joint): Brain and Therapeutics

Contact Information

CAMH - College Street Site
250 College Street
Toronto, ON M5T 1R8
Room: Room R132 (Research Wing)

416-535-8501 x36851



1990 – 1996: Medical School, University of Bonn (Germany)

2002 – 2004: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Neurogenetics Section at CAMH (Toronto)

2008: Habilitation (PhD equivalent; Charité University Medicine Berlin)

2008 – Clinician Scientist at CAMH, Toronto (Head, Pharmacogenetics Research Clinic)

2008 – Assistant Professor (Dept. of Psychiatry, U of T)

2011 –Associate Professor (Department of Psychiatry, U of T)

2017 – Full Professor (Department of Psychiatry, U of T)

Research Interests

Improve psychiatric drug treatment by:
1) investigating the genetics of plasma levels, response and side effects with psychotropic medications (pharmacogenetics)
2) developing pharmacogenetic based algorithms for implementation in clinical practice (Pharmacogenetic Research Clinic at CAMH)
Publications: Author/Co-Author on more than 125 peer-reviewed scientific journals.

Current funding from CIHR, MRI (Ont.), BBRF (NARSAD), CFI, OMHF and University of Toronto (Dean’s Fund)


Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Toronto
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS), University of Toronto
Department of Psychiatry, Charité University Medicine Berlin (Visiting Scientist)

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