Keynote Speakers


Dr. Allan Abbass

Dr. Allan Abbass is a Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology and founding Director of the Centre ...read more


Dr. Sam Chang

Dr. Sam Chang is a Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. He received his M.D. and ge ...read more


Dr. Jillann Farmer

Dr Jillann Farmer is the Director of the Division of Healthcare Management and Occupational Safet ...read more


Dr. Stephan Heres

Assistant Professor Dr. Stephan Heres is a member of the medical faculty at the Technische Univer ...read more


Dr. Paul Keck

Paul E. Keck, Jr., MD, is Craig and Frances Lindner Professor of Psychiatry and ...read more


Dr. Sidney H. Kennedy

Dr. Sidney H. Kennedy is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, Director of the Ce ...read more


Dr. Michael Myers

Dr. Myers is the immediate past Vice-Chair of Education and Director of Training in the Departmen ...read more


Dr. Roueen Rafeyan

Dr. Rafeyan is a practicing Psychiatrist in Chicago, Illinois. He received his medical degree fro ...read more


Dr. Michael E. Thase

Michael E. Thase, M.D., joined the faculty of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University o ...read more


Dr. Sarah Welch

Sarah Welch studied both medicine and social and political sciences at Cambridge University, and ...read more

Workshop Speakers


Dr. Vincent I.O. Agyapong

Dr. Agyapong is a Clinical Professor with the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Alber ...read more


Amber Barlow

Amber Barlow is in her third year of Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies at the Unive ...read more


Dr. Jeremy Beach

Dr. Beach joined the CPSA in his current role in December 2016.  He first became interested ...read more


Meghan Carroll

Meghan Carroll is a registered nurse at the Misericordia Hospital, who has first hand experience ...read more


Dr. Janet Caryk

Janet Caryk is the co-owner of the Centre for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, an exposure therapy, ...read more


Dr. Carson Chrenek

Dr. Chrenek is a staff psychiatrist at the Misericordia Hospital in Edmonton, where he does a com ...read more


Dr. Pierre Chue

Dr. Chue is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Alberta, Se ...read more


Dr. Paige Durling

Paige is a first-year Psychiatry resident training at the University of Calgary. She is intereste ...read more


Dr. Alma Fourie

Alma Fourie holds a PhD Diaconiology, from the University of South Africa, as well as a Master of ...read more


Dr. Jane Gainer

Dr. Gainer is a community psychiatrist based in Hanna and a member of World Professional Associat ...read more


Dr. Rachel Grimminck

Dr. Rachel Grimminck is a staff psychiatrists at Foothills Medical Centre working in the areas of ...read more


Dr. Salim Hamid

Dr. Salim Hamid Graduated from Dow Medical College, Karachi Pakistan in 1984. He completed his re ...read more


Dr. Jihane Henni

Jihane is a ...read more


Dr. Richard Hibbard

Dr. Hibbard completed a BSc (Pharmacy) at the U of A in 1965, and an MD at the University of Toro ...read more


Dr. Zahinoor Ismail

Dr. Ismail attended both medical school and residency in Alberta finishing residency in 1999.&nbs ...read more


Dr. Dean Mrozowich

Dean is a third year psychiatry resident at the University of Calgary with an interest in medical ...read more


Dr. Michael Myers

Dr. Myers is the immediate past Vice-Chair of Education and Director of Training in the Departmen ...read more


Dr. Jodie Oosman

In 2001 Jodie completed residency in Adult Psychiatry at the University of Saskatchewan as well a ...read more


Dr. Thomas J. Raedler

Dr. Thomas Raedler attended Medical School at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, German ...read more


Dr. Roger C. Rampling

Dr. Rampling has worked since 1980 in a number of hospital psychiatric units where psychiatric se ...read more


Dr. Joanna Rankin

Joanna is a tenure-track Instructor in the Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies progra ...read more


Dr. Yakov Shapiro

Dr. Yakov Shapiro is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and psychotherapy supervisor at the ...read more


Dr. Jennifer Swainson

Dr. Swainson is a psychiatrist at the Misericordia Community Hospital in Edmonton, and does a com ...read more

Resident Speakers


Dr. Jaylynn Arcand

Dr. Jaylynn Arcand is a Psychiatry Resident at the University of Calgary. Prior to residency she ...read more


Dr. Sara Binder

Sara Binder has worked as an adult psychiatrist at the Psychiatric Adult Service (PAS) at the Foo ...read more


Dr. Jeremiah Bolstad

Jeremiah is a current PGY-3 psychiatry resident at the University of Alberta. 


Dr. Eric Chan

Dr. Eric Chan is a master's student and fourth year resident in the Department of Psychiatry at t ...read more


Dr. Mark Colijn

Mark is a fourth year psychiatry resident at the University of Calgary with an interest in academ ...read more


Dr. Ryan Knebel

Born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. Completed his Bachelor of Science from U of A, Specializing ...read more


Dr. Beata Komierowski

Beata Komierowski is a fourth-year psychiatry resident at the University of Calgary. Prior to pur ...read more


Dr. Joseph Emerson Marinas

Emerson Marinas is a third year psychiatry resident at the University of Alberta. He attended McM ...read more


Dr. Shahram Moosavi

Shahram Moosavi is a second-year psychiatry resident at the University of Alberta. He has come a ...read more


Dr. Mary Shen

Mary Shen is a third-year psychiatry resident at the University of Calgary.  She is original ...read more


Dr. Raheem Suleman

Raheem Suleman is a second-year resident in Psychiatry at the University of Alberta. Prior to com ...read more


Dr. Marko Tymchuk

Marko Tymchak is a PGY-5 resident at the University of Alberta.

Interests include sleep p ...read more


Dr. Kimberly Williams

Dr. Kimberly Williams is a resident doctor in psychiatry at the University of Calgary and was a c ...read more