Geriatric Psychiatry Subspecialty

Western University in London Ontario is pleased to announce that the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) has granted full accreditation to the Geriatric Sub-specialty training program.  This will be a two year (PGY 5 and PGY 6) sub-specialty training program in Geriatric Psychiatry.

The PGY-5 year will consist primarily of advanced training in outpatient and inpatient geriatric psychiatry. One day per week will be dedicated to scholarly activities, with the possibility of increasing to three days per week in the PGY 6 year. The PGY 6 curriculum will consist of ample elective time, as well as rotations in relevant disciplines such as neurology, palliative care, geriatric medicine and neuroradiology.

Please contact the Program Director via email at if you have any questions about the Geriatric Psychiatry sub-specialty residency program.

Important Dates for Fall 2019 Resident Selection:

Application Deadline:     Monday, September 9, 2019

Letters of Offer Issued:  Friday, November 1, 2019

Deadline to Receive Responses to Letters of Offer:  Thursday, November 7, 2019 (2pm eastern)

Second Offers Sent Out:  Thursday, November 7, 2019

Residency Start Date:  July 1, 2020

For more information and instructions on how to apply please view our document.