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Large-scale investment catapults CAMH's mental illness and addiction research forward
Date:8/20/2008

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"As we celebrate CAMH's 10th anniversary and officially open the first phase of our redeveloping Queen Street site, we're also witnessing a turning point in the history of mental illness and addiction research, thanks to the generosity, support and faith of CFI," said CAMH President and CEO Dr. Paul Garfinkel. "Due to stigma, psychiatry and addiction treatment are behind many other areas of medicine. This support provides many of the tools we need to dramatically improve client, community and workplace health, reduce the burden of these diseases and their impact on the health care system."

"CAMH's proposal brings together a group of outstanding researchers to advance a world-class, innovative research agenda," according to CFI's International Assessment Committee. "The proposed research will be an important factor in enhancing knowledge and public awareness of mental health and addictions."


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Contact: Michael Torres
michael_torres@camh.net
416-595-6015
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
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