Allan Kaplan

Senior Clinician Scientist and Professor of Psychiatry Temerty Faculty of Medicine University of Toronto

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Allan Kaplan

CAMH and the University of Toronto

Senior Clinician Scientist and Professor of Psychiatry Temerty Faculty of Medicine University of Toronto

Dr. Allan S Kaplan is currently Senior Clinician/Scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), and Professor of Psychiatry in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. He previously was the Vice Dean for Graduate and Academic Affairs in the Faculty of Medicine . His research over the past 35 years has focused on innovative treatment approaches for eating disorders and on the neurobiology and genetics of anorexia and bulimia nervosa. He has published close to 200 peer reviewed journal articles, two books, 60 book chapters and over 250 abstracts. He was the Head of the Toronto General Eating Disorder Program from 1994-2006, and was the inaugural Chair-Holder of the Loretta Anne Rogers Chair in Eating Disorders at UHN from 2002-2010, the first endowed Chair in Eating Disorders in the world. He was President of the Academy for Eating Disorders from 2001-2002, and President of the International Eating Disorder Research Society from 2005-2006.