Notices

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Fellowship Opportunity

Clinical Fellow Medication and Psychological Psychosis Services (MAPPS), Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Toronto Position Description: The MAPPS clinic combines clinical care and research aimed at advancing our treatment and understanding of schizophrenia. Focus is on medication assessment, treatment resistance, clozapine initiation/maintenance, and side effects including metabolic dysfunction. The service is currently inviting applications for one fellowship position. Trainees should have an MD and be eligible to practice in Ontario or be eligible for an educational license (i.e., having completed residency). The successful candidate will be involved in providing care to some of the most complex patients with psychosis, and in this role be a part of a multidisciplinary team of experts in the area. They will also have an opportunity to participate in clinical research. Research undertaken within MAPPS includes clinical trials, pre-clinical studies, and imaging, thus providing a broad range of opportunities. The candidate will support a healthy workplace that embraces diversity, encourages teamwork, and complies with all applicable regulatory and legislative requirements. This position is located at 1051 Queen Street West, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Toronto. Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess an MD and would have completed their residency in psychiatry. You will have knowledge of, and clinical experience working with, mental health populations. Expertise in clinical interviewing and assessment is required. Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written communication skills as well as the ability to work effectively and independently in a fast-paced clinical environment are also essential. The position is available as of January 2022 (1 year). Dates can be negotiated. The position will be supported by clinical billings, and the applicant must be eligible to obtain a full or educational license from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO). Interested applicants should send their CV and contact information for two referees to Dr. Gary Remington (Gary.Remington@camh.ca).

Postdoctoral Fellow Position - Flores Lab

FLORES LAB The laboratory of Dr. Cecilia Flores at McGill University (Department of Psychiatry) has an opening position for a postdoctoral fellow. The research project concerns cellular and molecular mechanisms by which social defeat stress in adolescence disrupts brain development in males and females. This position is for a highly motivated individual with interest in translational research and with experience in behavioral testing in rodents and programing skills. Experience in neurodevelopmental biology and/or neuroendocrinology is an asset. Applicants should have a PhD in neuroscience or neurobiology and a strong publication record. Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae and the names/e-mails/phone numbers of three people who could provide letters of reference by email to Mira Thakur (thamir22@gmail.com) and cc cecilia.flores@mcgill.ca. For additional information please visit our webpage http://ceciliafloreslab.com