Sid Stacey is the Director of the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences and Assistant Professor (PT). He has served in senior administrative roles in academic health centres, community hospitals, research institutes and universities in Ontario and been seconded to leadership review roles in the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. He is a Fellow of the Canadian College of Health Care Leaders and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
As Adjunct Faculty in the Institute of Health Policy Management & Evaluation at the University of Toronto, he has served as a tutor in graduate health policy courses and in 2014 was recognized with the Innovation Award from the University of Toronto, Society of Graduates in the Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation for his role in launching the Ontario Cancer Research Ethics Board. Sid currently Co-Chairs Community of Practice Groups for emerging leaders in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences. He has published in the areas of health policy, strategic planning, health care delivery, health economics, quality evaluation, suicide prevention and mental health awareness.
Sid is the current Chair of the Suicide Prevention Community Council of Hamilton and facilitated the launch of the city-wide Hamilton Suicide Prevention Strategy in 2010 and also Co-Chairs the LHIN 4 Regional Suicide Prevention Committee.