Laurence Kirmayer

Titre de civilité / Preferred title : 
Pr / Pr
Affiliation principale / Main affiliation: 
McGill

Laurence Kirmayer MD is a James McGill Professor and the Director of the Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University. He is a world-expert on Aboriginal suicide and over the years has conducted several studies on risk and protective factors for suicide among Inuit youth in Nunavik (northern Quebec), and resilience among indigenous peoples.