Dr. Tim Lau

Dr. Lau, Associate Professor is a graduate of the University of Ottawa medical school and completed his residency in psychiatry and fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Timothy Lau is a former Undergraduate and Postgraduate Program Director for the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Lau is a Distinguished Teacher at the Faculty of Medicine. He was on the examination board for many years and has chaired committees for psychiatry at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.

He has won awards locally and nationally for recognition of teaching, mentorship and advocacy. 

He has previously coordinated psychiatric education in Canada for years and has an interest in spirituality. He is an advocate for mental health and drawing on his experience as a psychiatrist, husband and father of 6, is sought after speaker in the area of Happiness and parenting for which he has given talks across the country.

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