Take a look at our e-newsletter featuring some of the diverse research happening at CAMH and the Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute.
As part of a multinational, collaborative effort, researchers from CAMH have helped identify over 100 locations in the human genome associated with the risk of developing schizophrenia, in what is the largest genomic study published on any psychiatric disorder to date.
An ongoing survey of Ontario students in grades seven to 12 reveals a number of significant behavioural trends, including an alarming number of young people who are texting while driving.
Universal coverage without universal access: ICES and CAMH study shows that access to psychiatrists depends on how they practice. Healthier, wealthier patients treated more frequently, with longer visits.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has released its Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health 2014, showing that 4.1% of Canadians are dependent on alcohol, a higher prevalence than for the WHO Region of the Americas, which is at 3.4%. Across the world, 3.3 million deaths in 2012 were due to harmful use of alcohol.