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Dr. Trevor Young
Dr. Trevor Young 

Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions

Effective January 1, 2015, Prof. Trevor Young has been Dean of Canada’s largest Faculty of Medicine with more than 8,000 faculty members and 6,900 students enrolled in undergraduate medicine, postgraduate medicine, radiation sciences, and professional and doctoral graduate programs. As Vice Provost, he is responsible for the University’s partnership with nine fully affiliated hospitals and 18 community-affiliated hospitals and health facilities.

Professor Young graduated from the medical school at the University of Manitoba in 1983. He completed his postgraduate training in psychiatry in 1987 and then his PhD at the Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto in 1995 and was a research fellow at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He has been Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences at McMaster University; Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia; and Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. He was also Physician-in-Chief, Executive Vice President Programs at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto.

Professor Young joined the Board of Directors of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in January 2015.