Department of Psychiatry

Research

  • Active Research Studies

    Posted on November 29, 2016 in Research

    Dear Colleagues, This letter is to inform you about an exciting new opportunity for some of your older patients. We are currently conducting a research study aimed at the prevention of Alzheimer’s disease:  PACt-MD – Preventing Alzheimer’s dementia with Cognitive remediation plus tDCS in MCI and Depression. We are investigating whether we can prevent cognitive […]

  • SAVE THE DATE: Harvey Stancer Day 2015

    Posted on January 23, 2015 in Education, General, Important Updates, News & Announcements, Research

    Dear Faculty, Residents, and Fellows: As the new Head of Harvey Stancer Research Day for the Department of Psychiatry, I am delighted to ask you to “Save the Date” for our 41st annual Harvey Stancer Research Day, which will be held on: Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 8:00am to 5:00pm Chestnut Conference Centre, 89 Chestnut […]

  • 40th Harvey Stancer Research Day

    Posted on March 13, 2014 in Research

    Harvey Stancer Research Day 2014 will return to the Munk Centre on June 19th, 2014. This event is open to all faculty, residents, fellows and staff in the Department of Psychiatry and we look forward to everyone participating. We are currently accepting applications for abstracts. For full details, please visit the event webpage: Harvey Stancer […]

  • Continuing Education Research and Development (CERD) Internal Grants – Spring 2014 Cycle – Call for Submissions

    Posted on March 10, 2014 in Education, Funding Opportunities, Research

    We are now soliciting nominations for the Spring 2014 Continuing Education Research and Development grants. These grants have been offered three times per academic year since 1997, and are intended to support projects (up to $5,000.00) that directly relate to the planning, implementation, delivery and evaluation of continuing education for health professionals.  Examples might include […]

  • Harvey Stancer Research Day 2014 – Save the Date

    Posted on February 4, 2014 in Research

    February 4, 2014   Dear Faculty, Residents, and Fellows: I would like to thank everyone who attended last year’s Harvey Stancer Research Day. For those who are new to our department, Research Day is a major function of the Department of Psychiatry. It fosters collegiality and allows researchers to present a synopsis of their current […]

  • 2014 NARSAD Independent Investigator Grant

    Posted on December 6, 2013 in Funding Opportunities, News & Announcements

    **APPLY NOW FOR THE 2014 NARSAD INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATOR GRANT** Dear Researcher, The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is now accepting online applications for the 2014 Independent Investigator Grant*. The NARSAD Independent Investigator Grant provides support for investigators during the critical period between the initiation of research and the receipt of sustained funding and offers up […]

  • CIHR New Investigator Award

    Posted on July 20, 2012 in Research

    Congratulations to Dr. Vincenzo De Luca who has received a New Investigator Salary Award from CIHR in suicide research. His award titled “Genetics and Epigenetics of Serotonin System in Suicidal Behaviour: CpG SNP Mapping, Methylation and Allelic Imbalance Analysis” recognizes the need for enhanced capacity to understand the predictors of suicide and suicidal behavior. This […]

  • Harvey Stancer Research Day (June 14, 2012)

    Posted on February 14, 2012 in Research

    February 14, 2012 Dear Faculty, Residents, and Fellows: I would like to thank everyone who attended last year’s Harvey Stancer Research Day and hope you agree with me that the new format was a success. For those who are new to our department, Research Day is a major function of the Department of Psychiatry. It […]

  • Comprehensive Research Experience for Medical Students (CREMS)

    Posted on January 17, 2012 in Research

    Dear Faculty, The Comprehensive Research Experience for Medical Students (CREMS) Programs Office is now accepting Supervisor/ Project Information Forms for its 2012 Summer Research Program. A description of the CREMS Summer Research Program can be found on our website at http://www.md.utoronto.ca/program/research/crems/faculty/summerresearch.htm or http://tinyurl.com/7oy53q2 Interested faculty should complete the Supervisor/ Project Information form and email it […]

  • Editing Service for CIHR Operating Grants for Hospital-Based Off-Campus Researchers

    Posted on January 9, 2012 in Research

    The Vice Dean Research Office (VDRO) provides a grant editing service to investigators to help improve the effectiveness of proposals and increase grant success rates. This editing service will enhance proposal organization, structure and grammar. It is not a scientific peer-review, which should be organized as a parallel process by the academic unit/research institute. We […]