Research & Clinical Trials

 

 

“The UBC Department of Psychiatry is committed to realizing its Vision by investing in the people and the infrastructure that will drive cutting-edge research programs and knowledge creation, which will translate into life-changing clinical care for our ever-growing populations suffering from mental illnesses and addictions in BC and across Canada.”

 

RESEARCH IN THE DEPARTMENT

 

Discover some of the excellent work being done by these research teams in the UBC Department of Psychiatry, and also visit the Faculty Directory for profiles on each of our faculty members and their research.

 



CREST.BD

Lead: Dr. Erin Michalak


Hotel Study

Lead: Dr. William Honer

MacVicar Lab

Lead: Dr. Brian MacVicar


Mood Disorders Centre

Director: Dr. Raymond Lam


Murphy Lab

Lead: Dr. Tim Murphy

Naturalistic Neuroimaging Lab

Lead: Dr. Tamara Vanderwal


Nicholls Lab

Lead: Dr. Tonia Nicholls

NINET Lab

Lead: Dr. Fidel Vila-Rodriguez


Pavlidis Lab

Lead: Dr. Paul Pavlidis

Psychotherapy Research Group

Lead: Dr. John Ogrodniczuk

 

Snutch Lab

Lead: Dr. Terry Snutch

Translational Psychiatric Genetics Group

Lead: Dr. Jehannine Austin

 

Visit our CLINICAL TRIALS page for detailed information on current studies taking place and how you can participate.

INTERNAL FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AND DEADLINES

Visit the Faculty of Medicine website for a list of upcoming funding opportunities as well as application timelines.

DEPARTMENT TIMELINES FOR GRANT APPLICATIONS

Please ensure that you allow time to meet the various deadlines related to grant applications.

All grant applications (operating and salary awards) must first be reviewed by the Department’s Director of Administration prior to the Department Head signing. These applications must be received by the Director of Administration at least 3 days prior to the deadline for submission to the Dean’s Office or other unit to ensure that there is adequate time for the Director of Administration to review the application and address any deficiencies, errors, etc. in the application with the applicant prior to the Department Head signing.

Director of Administration: Vicky Yau, 604-822-7313

 

OTHER RESOURCES