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Dr. Jean Clinton, MD FRCP (C)

Dr. Jean Clinton is an Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience at McMaster University, division of Child Psychiatry.  She is on staff at McMaster Children's Hospital and an Associate in the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster, as well as an Associate in the Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Toronto and Sick Children's Hospital. In addition, she is an Associate Member of the Offord Centre for Child Studies and a member of the Mental Health Commission of Canada’s Child and Adolescent Advisory Committee.  She has also served as an expert advisor for “Invest in Kids Parenting Initiative," and was a founding Board member and Fellow of Fraser Mustard’s Council for Early Child Development.

Recently, Dr. Clinton was appointed an International Fellow of ZERO TO THREE’s Leaders of the 21st Century Program.

Her many authorships include papers on children's mental health, resilience and adolescent brain development.  As a skilled knowledge translator, she is frequently called upon for both national and international audiences. 

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