Corporate Profile

Dr. Henry Olders

MD, FRCPC, BSc

After completing his psychiatric training at McGill University, Dr. Olders joined the staff at Douglas Hospital as treating physician and also the Director of the Psychogeriatrics Programme. Afterwards he worked at the Sir Mortimer B. Davis – Jewish General Hospital in their Psychogeriatrics Clinics, and also as an assistant professor of psychiatry at McGill University. Later in his career, he practiced at Ste. Anne’s Hospital in Ste-Anne de Bellevue and looked after the hospitalized war veterans between 2005 and 2016. His work with chronic psychotic patients and their families led to receiving the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award in 1995 from the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI). In 2005 he was awarded the Henry Kravitz Teacher of the Year Award by the psychiatry residents at the Jewish General Hospital. As a computer science engineer, he has combined the two realms of science. Dr. Olders is interested in research into the role of sleep patterns in causing depression and anxiety, affective disorders and cognition, and machine learning.