Dr. Arun Ravindran is a full Professor at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto; he also is the director of global mental health project and the office of fellowship training of University of Toronto. He contributes to the Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health as a research scientist. Dr. Ravindran’s clinical and research interests are in the area of mood and anxiety disorders. His research focus is on the behavioural pharmacology of psychotropic agents and their synergy with psychological and alternative therapies, and the use of functional neuroimaging to examine the etiology and treatment correlates of these illnesses. He has received the Donald A. Wasylenki Award for international partnerships, education and social responsibility from the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto. He enjoys contributing to humanitarian global mental health projects.