Skip to McMaster Navigation Skip to Site Navigation Skip to main content
McMaster logo


The Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences at McMaster University offers elective opportunities for medical students interested in a clinical experience, within a vast variety of general and subspecialty areas. We have dedicated supervisors throughout Hamilton and the surrounding areas who are committed to providing an enriching clinical experience designed to meet individual and unique learning goals. We also have placement opportunities in general inpatient or outpatient psychiatry as well as sub-specialty placements within both inpatient and outpatient settings.