The Department of Psychiatry is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. Clare Beasley to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure, effective July 1, 2015. As a full-time faculty member in the department since 2007, Dr. Beasley has made notable contributions to the FMED 426 Brain & Behaviour block of the MD undergraduate program, having served as block co-chair since 2011 and as the Psychiatry System Lead since 2014. Additionally, Dr. Beasley has served on several committees within UBC and BC Children’s Hospital, and also recently organized a symposium at the International College of Neuropsychopharmacology conference in 2014. As a researcher with the BC Mental Health and Addictions Research Institute since 2008, Dr. Beasley has focused on the neuropathology of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder. She is highly regarded as an up-and-coming researcher who is making important strides in this area.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Beasley on this proud achievement.