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Sunnybrook Research Institute

Anthony Levitt MD, MBBS, FRCPC

Scientist

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave., Room FG 03
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5


Phone: 416-480-4089
Fax: 416-480-6878

Administrative Assistant: Cathy Storms
Phone: 416-480-4089
Fax: 416-480-5119
Email: cathy.storms@sunnybrook.ca

Education:

  • MBBS, 1983, University of Western Australia, Australia
  • FRCPC, 1989, University of Toronto, Canada

Appointments and Affiliations:

Research Focus:

  • Mental health

Research Summary:

Dr. Levitt's research is focused on several related areas within the field of mood disorders. He has examined treatment parameters for seasonal depression, as well as the epidemiology of this disorder. His group has been involved in clinical trials in the long-term treatment of adolescents with depression. They have also examined new therapies for treatment-resistant depression. In addition, Dr. Levitt and his group have looked at the impact of various thyroid hormones on mood, both in depression and in thyroid illness.

Selected Publications:

See current publications list at PubMed.

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