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About CAMH Research


 Leaders in Mental Health & Addictions Research


​The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is the leading mental health and addictions research facility in Canada, and one of the largest in the world. Research at CAMH is an integrated part of the organization. We share CAMH’s vision, mission, and values.

Our Research Program has:
• Four research departments: Clinical Research; Neuroscience Research; Research Imaging Centre; and Social and Epidemiological Research
• Internationally recognized scientists, including five Canada Research Chairs and 10 Endowed University Chairs and Professorships 
• State-of-the-art resources and facilities
• Extensive professional training opportunities

As a teaching hospital, all CAMH scientists hold cross-appointments with the University of Toronto. CAMH is a designated WHO/PAHO Collaborating Centre in Addictions and Mental Health.

Research Executive Committee
Dr. Bruce G. Pollock, Vice President, Research and Director, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute
Dr. Sam Tischler, Senior Director, Research Services
Komal Bhasin, Director, Research Strategy and Policy
Dr. Jeff Daskalakis, Chief, Mood & Anxiety and Director, Scientist Development
Dr. Sylvain Houle, Director, Research Imaging Centre and Pre-Clinical Research
Dr. Damian Jankowicz, Director, Research Informatics
Dr. James Kennedy, Director, Molecular Science

Sandhya Patel, Director, Research Quality Assurance
Dr. Tarek Rajji, Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry
Dr. Jürgen Rehm, Director, Social and Epidemiological Research Department
Dr. Ruth Ross, Director, Centre for Collaborative Drug Research
Dr. Etienne Sibille, Campbell Family Chair in Clinical Neuroscience

Dr. Klara Vichnevetski, Director, Industry Partnerships & Technology Transfer


 Contact Info

Research Services Office​
33 Russell St., T100
Toronto, ON M5S 2S1
CAMH Switchboard 416-535-8501
CAMH General Information Toronto: 416-595-6111 Toll Free: 1-800-463-6273
Connex Ontario Help Lines
Queen St.
1001 Queen St. W
Toronto, ON
M6J 1H4
Russell St.
33 Russell St.
Toronto, ON
M5S 2S1
College St.
250 College St.
Toronto, ON
M5T 1R8
Eight offices across Ontario