Unprecedented grant for Alzheimer research
On May 1, CAMH was awarded $10M over five years to study a new approach to prevent Alzheimer's dementia. Read more.
"Find a Study" mobile site now available
Looking for a different way into treatment? It is now easier than ever to participate in a research study at CAMH. Read more.
Concussion linked to poor mental health
Higher rates of suicide attempts, bullying and high-risk behaviours were seen in teens who suffered a traumatic brain injury. Read more.
Q&A: Natural supplement offers new hope for post-partum depression
In 2006, Dr. Jeffrey Meyer discovered a protein that had a major impact on depression. The next logical step was turning that discovery into new treatment options.
Today he’s in the process of developing a natural supplement to help prevent post-partum depression, which affects 13 per cent of childbearing women.
Read more or watch the video.
Brain imaging: to see with a better eye
Dr. Antonio Strafella is using sophisticated imaging technology to track brain activity in Parkinson disease. Read more.
The value of social enterprises
Dr. Carolyn Dewa is looking at the impact of businesses run by people who have had mental health issues. Read more.
A career in profile: creating safer bars
Dr. Kathryn Graham has spent decades examining alcohol, aggression, and the environment. Read more.
An under-recognized issue: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Researchers are making a concerted effort to raise awareness to prevent and treat this global problem.Read more.
Nasal spray delivers new type of depression treatment
Dr. Fang Liu has used a nasal spray to deliver a peptipe with anti-depressant effects directly to the brain. Read more.
BLOG: Innovation, mental health, and access to services
Dr. Sean Kidd highlights novel research initiatives to improve access to mental health services. Visit the CAMHBlog.
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