Dr. Arun Jagdeo is a psychiatrist maintains active psychiatric practice at a large regional hospital in Toronto, Ontario, and works in British Columbia in a busy community-based practice at sites throughout the lower mainland. He is clinical faculty at the University of British Columbia. He is a board member at the BC Psychiatric Association and holds a Bachelor of Science with Distinction from the University of Manitoba, a Bachelor of Arts with University Gold Medal from the University of Manitoba and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Manitoba. He completed residency at the University of British Columbia and is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He is past president and Vice President of the Resident Doctors of BC. Dr. Jagdeo has been recognized for patient advocacy from a number of organizations, including the Doctors of BC and the American Psychiatric Association.