Jacques Bradwejn


Jacques Bradwejn
Senior Scientist

Room: Rm. 2026C RGN
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 8113
Work E-mail: [email protected]

Jacques Bradwejn


Dr. Jacques Bradwejn trained in medicine at the University of Sherbrooke and in psychiatry at McGill University. He completed a research fellowship in psychopharmacology at McGill University and in neuropsychopharmacology at the University of Montreal. Dr. Bradwejn has also completed the Wharton Certificate of Professional Development at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and has been a member of the Wharton Fellows Program.

Before serving at the Deanship, Dr. Bradwejn served as Chair of the Department of Psychiatry of the University of Ottawa and as Psychiatrist-in-Chief at the Royal Ottawa Hospital, positions he has held since January 1998, and as Head of Psychiatry of The Ottawa Hospital since January 1999. He has also held positions at McGill University as Associate Professor of Psychiatry and at the University of Toronto as Professor of Psychiatry.

Dr. Bradwejn has been actively involved in psychiatric and mental health research. His main research interest has been in the field of anxiety disorders for which he gained an international reputation. He has recently expanded his research interests to integration of biological and psychological approaches in the treatment of anxiety disorders and to approaches used by Complementary Medicines.

He has published over 160 articles and book chapters, has made more than 400 scientific and educational conferences and over 350 educational media interventions.

Dr. Bradwejn recently completed his term as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC), a position he held since May 2012.

Key Words:

anxiety, panic, social phobia, CCK, psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, peptides

Fields of Interest

  • Aetiology and treatments of anxiety disorders
  • Complementary medicine
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