Verinder Sharma, MBBS, FRCPC, Consultant Psychiatrist, St. Joseph's Parkwood Institute
Dr. Verinder Sharma is a psychiatrist with the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program at the Regional Mental Health Care London. He is also a Professor of Psychiatry and has a cross-appointment to the department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario His former roles include Head of the Mood Disorders Program at the Regional Mental Health Care London.
His major areas of research interest include neurobiology and treatment of bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, and postpartum mood disorders. Over the past few years he has focused his attention on the diagnosis and treatment of ‘subtle’ bipolarity. He is widely published and well-funded by peer reviewed granting agencies in these areas. He has published over 135 papers in journals and presented his research work at many international conferences.