Manitoba Psychiatrist Receives Prestigious Award – Congratulations Dr. Hensel

Please join us in celebrating the accomplishment of Dr. Jennifer Hensel, who has received this extremely competitive grant related to her work in the Virtual Reassessment and Observation Unit that is ‘housed’ in Winnipeg’s Crisis Response Centre. Dr. Hensel continues to be a leader within Manitoba’s impressive psychiatric research community. Well done Dr. Hensel!

Register NOW for your 2021 MPA membership!

Beginning today you can renew your membership, or join for a new membership for 2021. The MPA is again sponsoring the membership fees for resident physicians training for psychiatry in Manitoba. It’s your organization!

MPA – Holiday Food Drive

Dear Members, The Social Advocacy Section has organized a holiday food drive with drop-off locations at HSC and SBH. Your donations will benefit Manitoba Harvest. Thank you for all support! MPA

Congratulations Dr. Eric Sigurdson – Recipient of the first annual Maimonides Award for Scholarly Contributions to the Humanities in Psychiatry

The Manitoba Psychiatric Association extends our warmest congratulations to Dr. Eric Sigurdson on being honored with the prestigious Maimonides Award for Scholarly Contributions to the Humanities in Psychiatry .This award recognizes an individual who exemplifies a commitment and scholarly productivity regarding the humanities as they pertain to the specialty of Psychiatry and the larger field of Mental Health. Dr. Sigurdson … Read More

Manitoba Psychiatric Researchers Honoured – Dr. Jitender Sareen, Dr. Tracie Afifi

The Manitoba Psychiatric Association would like to extend our congratulations to Dr. Jitender Sareen and Dr. Tracie Afifi for their recent awards presented at the Canadian Psychiatric Association AGM, held virtually on November 2nd, 2020. Dr. Sareen, Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Manitoba and medical director of the WRHA Mental Health Program, is well known … Read More