Dr. Mimi Israël

Dr. Mimi Israel has been a treating psychiatrist and medical director of the Douglas Eating Disorders Program since 1998 and is involved in the clinical, teaching, research and knowledge transfer missions of the program. She is also consultant psychiatrist to first-line community mental health care teams, and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at McGill.

Dr. Israel was chief of the department of psychiatry of the Montreal West Island Integrated University Health and Social Services Centre (which includes the Douglas, St Mary’s, Lakeshore and St Anne hospital) from 2016-2018; chief of the department of psychiatry of the Douglas Institute from 2011-2016 and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry of McGill University from 2008 to 2015.