Dr. Javeed Sukhera, is Interim Chair and Assistant Professor, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry 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 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. He has also completed a PhD in Health Professions Education. His research focuses on implicit bias recognition and mental illness stigma reduction. His work has been recognized by the Western University Department of Psychiatry Clinical Innovation Award, Arnold Gold Foundation Humanism Scholars Award and the AMS Phoenix Fellowship.