About the Speaker

Dr. Anthony G. Phillips

“Dr. Anthony Phillips is the Scientific Director of the CIHR Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction, Founding Director of the UBC Institute of Mental Health, a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and a senior investigator with the University of British Columbia’s Djavad Mowafagian Centre for Brain Health. He served as President of CINP from 2012-14. His research focuses on the neurobiology of motivation, drug addiction and mental illness, with a specific emphasis on clinical implications.”