Ruth Lanius, M.D., Ph.D., FRCPC

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Ruth Lanius, Psychiatry Professor and Harris-Woodman Chair at Western University of Canada where she is the director of the Clinical Research Program for PTSD. Ruth has over 25 years of clinical and research experience. She established the Traumatic Stress Service at London Health Sciences Center. Ruth has received numerous research and teaching awards. She has published over 150 research articles and book chapters. She regularly lectures both nationally and internationally. Ruth has co-authored two books: The Effects of Early Life Trauma on Health and Disease: The Hidden Epidemic and Healing the Traumatized Self: Consciousness, Neuroscience, Treatment.