Gerry Craigen

BSc, JD, MD, FRCPC, FACPsych, FAPA

Gerard Craigen

Toronto, Ontario
Psychiatry

Area 5, Division B
(ONTARIO)

Key skills and experience

Leadership
Medical-legal
Physician wellness
World of medicine

Dr. Craigen is a full-time psychiatrist with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital and community sectors.

Dr. Craigen has a solid understanding of the challenges and medical-legal risks associated with practising in today’s environment.

His dedication to safe medical care is demonstrated through his career-long commitment to teaching medical-legal issues and bioethics at the postgraduate and undergraduate levels.

The Nominating Committee values Dr. Craigen’s leadership in his role as 2nd Vice-President of the CMPA Council. He offers unique insights gained through extensive healthcare system, regulatory, and physician wellness experience, and through his understanding of medical-legal matters.

Relevant skills and experience highlights

Practice Appointments

Univeristy of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
2017-

University Health Network - Toronto General

Associate Attending Staff, Dept of Psychiatry
1990-

Professional Appointments

College of Physicians and Surgeons

Council Member
2011-2012
ICRC
2010-2011

DoctorsOntario

Director
2012-

CMPA Appointments

2nd Vice-President
2020-
Governance Committee
2020-
Member and Stakeholder Relations Committee
2020-
Human Resources and Compensation Committee
2019-
Pension Committee
2019-
Extent of Assistance Committee
2018-2019
Executive Committee
2017-
Audit Committee
2015-2017
Case Review Committee
2013-2018
Communications Advisory Committee
2012-2015
Research, Education and Risk Management Committee
2012-2013
Council
2012-