Job Posting
full time Psychiatry at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Toronto, Ontario
Job ID: 17371

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is seeking a psychiatrist to provide care and
psychiatric consultation to geriatric patients over the age of 50. Duties include psychiatric consultation and follow up of outpatients, teaching and supervision of medical students and psychiatry residents, and participation in research and other academic activities. Extensive prior experience with an older adult population care is required. This position will also involve providing psychiatric care as the most responsible physician to residents of a transitional housing unit at our partner institution, LOFT Community Services.

CAMH is Canada’s premier addiction and mental health facility and a world leader in the diagnosis and care of patients with addiction and mental disorders, offering a wide spectrum of care, from treatment for first episode to care for the severely and persistently mentally ill. It is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, the largest and most prestigious research-intensive university in Canada. CAMH, together with the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, has a strong tradition in the integration of clinical, teaching and research activities.

Applicants must possess a MD or equivalent degree, be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Candidates should also be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer, Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. English language proficiency is required.

This position is located at 80 Workman Way, Toronto, ON, M6J 1H4 and 250
College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 1R8.

At CAMH, we strive to be an equitable and inclusive employer. Our commitment to equity is grounded in an institution-wide commitment to achieving a working, teaching, and learning environment that is free of discrimination and harassment.

CAMH actively seeks candidates from First Nations, Métis and Inuit, racialized and LGBTQ2S+
communities, women, and people with disabilities (including people who have experienced mental
health and substance use challenges).

We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be
contacted. Please inform us if you require accommodations during the interview process.
Please contact: Dr. Eric Brown at

Province / State
Employment Type
full time
Academic Psychiatrist – Geriatric Mental Health Outpatient Services, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
End Date
This is a full-time permanent role and remuneration is in accordance with the compensation of a
psychiatrist in the province of Ontario (a guaranteed income ranging from $270,000 to $330,000 per year partially based on fee for service earnings in addition to income from the Alternate Funding Plan and other sources of income; 6 weeks of vacation; other benefits provided below. 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
Other benefits
• Learning/training paid by employer
• On-site amenities
• On-site daycare available
• On-site recreation and activities
• Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
• Team building opportunities
• Parking available
• Wellness program 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health 
Street Address 1
80 Workman Way, Toronto, ON, M6J 1H4 
Street Address 2
City / Town
Postal / Zip Code
M6J 1H4 
Institution Description
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Hospital Affiliation: Centre for Addiction & Mental Health
80 Workman Way, Toronto, ON, M6J 1H4 and 250
College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 1R8.
Language Used: English

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is Canada’s largest academic health sciences centre and one of the world’s leading research centres in mental illness. Dedicated to improving the lives of patients today and tomorrow, CAMH is a leader in clinical care, research, education, and system building, nationally and globally. With a dedicated staff of more than 3,000 physicians, clinicians, researchers, educators and support staff, and more than 120 scientists, CAMH offers outstanding clinical care to more than 37,000 patients each year. The organization conducts ground-breaking research, provides expert training to health care professionals and scientists, develops innovative health promotion and prevention strategies, and advocates on public policy issues at all levels of government. Through its Foundation, CAMH is breaking ground in mental health philanthropy globally
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Institution Website
Community Description
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Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Dr. Eric Brown 
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Published on 2023-04-03
Edited on 2023-07-30