News & Events

What's happening in the mental health community

News relevant to the Department of Psychiatry will be posted here in between issues of Headlines.

2023 Medical Humanities Writing Competition

Canadian medical students and residents are invited to submit reflective essays, poetry or short fiction that explore the intersection of mental health and the humanities to the Dalhousie Department of Psychiatry Annual Student Writing Contest.

View the 2023 Medical Humanities Writing Competition flyer [PDF - 287 KB]

Submission deadline: May 1, 2023


You Should Read This! Rounds

On Dec. 15, 2021 the department hosted the annual You Should Read This! rounds session. To learn what you should be reading this year view the presentation slides [PDF - 8.8MB].


COVID-19 information

The Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University has compiled information on COVID-19 and pandemic protocols. Read more on their website.