Dr. Anna Durbin

Dr. Anna Durbin's research informs policy-focused solutions to support access to mental-health services for traditionally under-served groups. She works in collaboration with decision makers, service providers and people with lived experience.

Dr. Durbin’s past work has revealed gaps in care and barriers to mental-health services experienced by vulnerable groups including people who are homeless, newcomers, people with serious mental illness and/or developmental disabilities, people living with low income and people with HIV.

Dr. Durbin is a scientist with MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital. She was awarded a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship and a University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry Most Accomplished Fellow Award.