Dr. Schuetz will assess relapses and overdoses in clients discharged from BCMHA and St. Josephs in Hamilton Ontario (McMaster University).
- Clinical and public health aspects of interventions in addictive disorders
- Neurobiological and psychosocial risk factors of mental disorders
- Co-occurring disorders
Dr. Christian Schütz is a psychiatrist with training and a research background in epidemiology as well as preclinical and clinical behavioural pharmacology. He studied in Vienna, Austria; Freiburg, Germany; and Baltimore, Maryland at Johns Hopkins University. A Fogerty Fellowship at the Intramural Research Program of the NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) complemented his clinical training. His psychiatric residency at Munich University in Germany was followed by a short fellowship in Clinical Neuroscience at Yale University. Before joining the faculty of the University of British Columbia (UBC) in May 2008, he was Oberarzt (attending psychiatrist and lecturer) at the Department of Psychiatry at Bonn University in Germany. His responsibilities included patient care, teaching, and research.