Dr. Sukhera holds certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in both Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is also double-board certified in Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Sukhera sits on several committees and councils at the local, provincial, national and international levels. He is a member of the Provincial Council for Maternal and Child Health (Ontario), and council member for the Ontario Psychiatric Association. His work has been recognized by the Western University Department of Psychiatry Clinical Innovation Award, Arnold Gold Foundation Humanism Scholars Award and the Associated Medical Services - Phoenix Fellowship. He currently has several peer-reviewed research grants. His interests span the diverse areas of global health, medical education scholarship and consultation-liaison child and adolescent psychiatry.


Dr. Javeed Sukhera HBSc MD DABPN FRCPC

Dr. Javeed Sukhera, is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Paediatrics at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at Western University in London, Ontario, Canada where he is also the Senior Designate Physician Lead for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at London Health Sciences Centre

He completed his honours bachelor of science degree at Trinity College at the University of Toronto and his medical degree at the Medical School for International Health (MSIH), an innovative collaboration between Columbia University and Ben-Gurion University in Israel that provides a four-year MD program with an emphasis on global health. He completed his residency in psychiatry and fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Rochester in New York. He is currently enrolled as a PhD student in Health Professions Education from Maastricht University's School of Health Professions Education in the Netherlands.

He has been honored to serve on the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Board of Directors from 2010-2012. He has also served on the AAMC’s Organization of Resident Representatives Administrative Board and as a Diversity Leadership Fellow and member of the Committee of Members-in-Training at the American Psychiatric Association.