Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
100 Stokes St.
Bell Gateway Building
Toronto, ON M6J 1H4
(416) 535-8501 ext. 36730
Dr. Christian Hendershot is an Independent Clinician Scientist in the CAMH Addictions Program and the Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto.
Areas of Research
Dr. Hendershot’s research focuses on the etiology and treatment of addictive behaviors with an emphasis on alcohol use and related disorders. Specific areas of interest include cognitive and genetic risk factors for heavy drinking and alcohol dependence; behavioral pharmacology of alcohol, substance use in the context of HIV-related health behaviors; and cognitive-behavioral interventions for addictive disorders. His current research includes projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), and ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research.
View Dr. Hendershot's publications on PubMed.