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Chair on Sex, Gender and Mental Health

The research chair on mental health of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Gender and Health focuses on important nuances among men and women. The primary mission is to document the biological and psychosocial factors that contribute in sexual differences that confer differential vulnerabilities to diverse mental health problems.

Through scientific work focusing on the causes and consequences of chronic stress, the research chair of the CIHR Institute of Gender and Health assures exceptional quality via various research grants awarded to graduate and Under-graduate students for studies on the biological and social determinants of sex and gender differences in health and well-being.

The CIHR Institute of Gender and Health dedicates itself to knowledge transfer activities that benefit all communities.

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