The UBC Department of Psychiatry is the second largest and most geographically diverse in Canada.

  • Pursue pioneering research into the causes of mental health problems to improve prevention and personalize the treatment of those affected
  • Provide high-quality care for patients and support for their families, regardless of identity and background
  • Partner with a wide range of stakeholders to inform policy and meet the needs of the communities we serve
  • Promote equity, diversity and inclusion in the career development of students, trainees, faculty, and staff
  • Increase representation of minoritized groups in scientific endeavours and in academic, clinical and administrative leadership