Dr. Jana Davidson

Co-Founder of Institute of Families and Special Advisor

Psychiatrist-In-Chief, BC Children's Hospital
Head, Division Of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, UBC

Dr. Jana Davidson co-chairs the BC Child and Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Care Advisory Network and sits as a member of numerous provincial committees related to child and youth mental health and child health in BC. She is a member of the National Association of Professors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and former British Columbia representative to the Board of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Jana’s clinical experience is wide ranging in child and adolescent psychiatry, from emergency psychiatry and inpatient consultation to outpatient work in mood and anxiety disorders and ADHD. At present, she is consulting psychiatrist for the Provincial Mental Health Metabolic Program, the telepsychiatry program and the Provincial Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders inpatient program, all at BC Children’s Hospital.