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Contact the University of Ottawa's Department of Psychiatry


For general inquiries regarding the Department of Psychiatry or inquiries regarding appointments to and promotions within the Department, please contact:

Brigitte Rutherford - Manager & Assistant to the Chair

Department of Psychiatry
Room 5458 - 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1Z 7K4
613-722-6521 ext. 6382



For inquiries regarding the Department of Psychiatry's Undergraduate Program, please contact:

Carmen Lefebvre - Undergraduate Education Coordinator

Undergraduate Education Program
Department of Psychiatry
Room 5458 - 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1Z 7K4
613-722-6521 ext. 6811



For inquiries regarding the Department of Psychiatry's Postgraduate Program, please contact:

Debbie Hall - Postgraduate Education Coordinator

Postgraduate Education Program
Department of Psychiatry
Room 4418, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L6
613-737-8955



For inquiries regarding Departmental research, please contact:

Valerie Testa - Research Manager

Department of Psychiatry
Room 5458 - 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1Z 7K4
vtesta@uottawa.ca 



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