Dr Raed Hawa, MD Msc - University Health Network - Associate Professor

Dr Raed Hawa

MD Msc

University Health Network

Associate Professor

Toronto, ON | Canada

Main Specialties: Psychiatry

Additional Specialties: Psychiatry, Sleep Medicine and Psychosomatic Medicine

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Dr Raed Hawa, MD Msc - University Health Network - Associate Professor

Dr Raed Hawa

MD Msc

Introduction

Dr. Hawa is clinician educator, a Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist and an Associate Professor at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto. He has been highly regarded for his teaching and innovation in medical student education.
His teaching excellence has been recognized at the departmental level, university level, nationally and internationally. Administratively he has been the Director of Undergraduate Medical Education in the Department of Psychiatry since 2010 and Deputy Psychiatrist in Chief at the University Health Network Centre for Mental Health since 2013. He has co-authored over 50 peer reviewed publications and book chapters in the area of sleep, bariatric psychiatry and medical education.

Primary Affiliation: University Health Network - Toronto, ON , Canada

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Education

Jun 1999
University of Toronto
FRCPC
Jun 1994
University of Alberta
MD

Experience

Jun 2013
Deputy Psychiatrist in Chief
Centre of Mental Health
University Health Network
Jun 2011
Director, Medical Student Education
Department of Psychiatry
University of Toronto

Publications

36Publications

1082Reads

9Profile Views

3PubMed Central Citations

Perioperative Lithium Use in Bariatric Surgery: A Case Series and Literature Review.

Psychosomatics 2016 Nov - Dec;57(6):638-644. Epub 2016 Jul 15.

Bariatric Surgery Program, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2016.07.001DOI Listing
July 2018
30 Reads
1.670 Impact Factor

Evidence for Neurocognitive Improvement After Bariatric Surgery: A Systematic Review.

Psychosomatics 2017 May - Jun;58(3):217-227. Epub 2017 Feb 21.

Bariatric Surgery Psychosocial Program, Department of Psychiatry, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2017.02.004DOI Listing
April 2018
23 Reads
2 Citations
1.670 Impact Factor

Time to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Service Referral as a Predictor of Length of Stay.

Psychosomatics 2016 May-Jun;57(3):264-72. Epub 2016 Jan 29.

Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, Ontario, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2016.01.005DOI Listing
August 2017
28 Reads
1.670 Impact Factor

The relationship between eating psychopathology and obstructive sleep apnea in bariatric surgery candidates: A retrospective study.

Int J Eat Disord 2017 07 23;50(7):801-807. Epub 2017 Mar 23.

Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eat.22701DOI Listing
July 2017
15 Reads
1 Citation
3.130 Impact Factor

Psychosocial predictors of quality of life and weight loss two years after bariatric surgery: Results from the Toronto Bari-PSYCH study.

Gen Hosp Psychiatry 2017 07 20;47:7-13. Epub 2017 Apr 20.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2017.04.005DOI Listing
July 2017
21 Reads
2.610 Impact Factor

A Pilot Study on Telephone Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Patients Six-Months Post-Bariatric Surgery.

Obes Surg 2017 03;27(3):670-675

Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11695-016-2322-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5468092PMC
March 2017
22 Reads
3.750 Impact Factor

Determining the need for team-based training in delirium management: A needs assessment of surgical healthcare professionals.

J Interprof Care 2015 ;29(6):649-51

a Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto , Toronto , ON , Canada and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/13561820.2015.1045061DOI Listing
February 2017
31 Reads
1.362 Impact Factor

Bariatric Surgery and Psychiatric Care.

Am J Psychiatry 2017 01;174(1):81-82

From the Toronto Western Hospital Bariatric Surgery Program, Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto; the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, John Hopkins University, Baltimore; and the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Pittsburgh.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2016.1731001DOI Listing
January 2017
23 Reads
12.295 Impact Factor

Toronto Bariatric Interprofessional Psychosocial Assessment Suitability Scale: Evaluating A New Clinical Assessment Tool for Bariatric Surgery Candidates.

Psychosomatics 2016 Mar-Apr;57(2):165-73. Epub 2015 Dec 5.

Department of Psychiatry, Bariatric Surgery Psychosocial Program, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2015.12.003DOI Listing
January 2017
83 Reads
1.670 Impact Factor

Healing conversations in medicine: Making Every Encounter Therapeutic.

Med Educ 2016 Nov;50(11):1148

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/medu.13185DOI Listing
November 2016
30 Reads
3.200 Impact Factor

SSRI discontinuation syndrome following bariatric surgery: a case report and focused literature review.

Psychosomatics 2014 Nov-Dec;55(6):692-7. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Bariatric Surgery Program, Toronto Western Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2014.07.003DOI Listing
October 2016
13 Reads
1.670 Impact Factor

Pilot implementation and user preferences of a Bariatric After-care application.

Technol Health Care 2015 ;23(6):729-36

Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-151025DOI Listing
August 2016
23 Reads
0.640 Impact Factor

Online and smartphone based cognitive behavioral therapy for bariatric surgery patients: Initial pilot study.

Technol Health Care 2015 ;23(6):737-44

Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-151026DOI Listing
August 2016
27 Reads
0.640 Impact Factor

Prospective study of psychiatric illness as a predictor of weight loss and health related quality of life one year after bariatric surgery.

J Psychosom Res 2016 07 23;86:7-12. Epub 2016 Apr 23.

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada; Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network, Canada; Bariatric Surgery Program, Toronto Western Hospital, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychores.2016.04.008DOI Listing
July 2016
23 Reads
2.740 Impact Factor

A pilot randomized controlled trial of telephone-based cognitive behavioural therapy for preoperative bariatric surgery patients.

Behav Res Ther 2016 May 10;80:17-22. Epub 2016 Mar 10.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brat.2016.03.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5468091PMC
May 2016
36 Reads

A Transition to Residency Curriculum for International Medical Graduate Psychiatry Trainees.

Acad Psychiatry 2016 Apr 11;40(2):353-5. Epub 2015 Jul 11.

University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40596-015-0389-7DOI Listing
April 2016
22 Reads

Analysis of the Information Quality of Bariatric Surgery Smartphone Applications Using the Silberg Scale.

Obes Surg 2016 Jan;26(1):163-8

University Health Network, Centre for Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11695-015-1890-5DOI Listing
January 2016
19 Reads
3.750 Impact Factor

Basic essential education program (BEEP): a brief introductory faculty development course for medical teachers.

Can Med Educ J 2012 30;3(2):e159-64. Epub 2012 Sep 30.

Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4563629PMC
October 2015
28 Reads

Attachment style and emotional eating in bariatric surgery candidates: The mediating role of difficulties in emotion regulation.

Eat Behav 2015 Aug 28;18:36-40. Epub 2015 Mar 28.

Bariatric Surgery Program, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eatbeh.2015.03.011DOI Listing
August 2015
40 Reads

A framework for understanding international medical graduate challenges during transition into fellowship programs.

Teach Learn Med 2014 ;26(4):401-8

a Department of Psychiatry , University Health Network, University of Toronto , Toronto , Ontario , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10401334.2014.945393DOI Listing
June 2015
42 Reads
1.120 Impact Factor

Employment outcomes one year after bariatric surgery: the role of patient and psychosocial factors.

Obes Surg 2015 Mar;25(3):514-22

Bariatric Surgery Program, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11695-014-1443-3DOI Listing
March 2015
34 Reads
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Night eating and loss of control over eating in bariatric surgery candidates.

J Clin Psychol Med Settings 2015 Mar;22(1):14-9

Toronto Western Hospital Bariatric Surgery Psychosocial Program, University Health Network, 399 Bathurst St., Toronto, ON, M5T 2S8, Canada,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10880-014-9411-6DOI Listing
March 2015
20 Reads

Interprofessional education for delirium care: a systematic review.

J Interprof Care 2014 Jul 4;28(4):345-51. Epub 2014 Mar 4.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto , Toronto, Ontario , Canada .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/13561820.2014.891979DOI Listing
July 2014
32 Reads
1.362 Impact Factor

Body contouring surgery after bariatric surgery: a study of cost as a barrier and impact on psychological well-being.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2014 Jun;133(6):776e-782e

Toronto, Ontario, Canada From the Faculty of Medicine, Division of General Surgery, University Health Network, the Departments of Surgery and Psychiatry, University of Toronto; the Department of Psychology, Ryerson University; and the Toronto Western Hospital Bariatric Surgery Psychosocial Program.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000000227DOI Listing
June 2014
44 Reads
2.993 Impact Factor

Psychometric properties of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) as a depression screening tool for bariatric surgery candidates.

Psychosomatics 2013 Jul-Aug;54(4):352-8. Epub 2012 Dec 27.

Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2012.08.010DOI Listing
February 2014
67 Reads
1.670 Impact Factor

Predictors of post-bariatric surgery appointment attendance: the role of relationship style.

Obes Surg 2013 Dec;23(12):2026-32

Bariatric Surgery Program, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11695-013-1009-9DOI Listing
December 2013
30 Reads
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(Dis)orientation of international medical graduates: an approach to foster teaching, learning, and collaboration (TLC).

Acad Psychiatry 2013 Mar;37(2):104-7

Dept. of Psychiatry, University Health Network and Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ap.11040074DOI Listing
March 2013
19 Reads

Preparing international medical graduates for psychiatry residency: a multi-site needs assessment.

Acad Psychiatry 2012 Jul;36(4):277-81

Dept. of Psychiatry, University Health Network & University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ap.09110219DOI Listing
July 2012
35 Reads

The association between attachment avoidance and quality of life in bariatric surgery candidates.

Obes Facts 2011 7;4(6):456-60. Epub 2011 Dec 7.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000335345DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6444749PMC
June 2012
11 Reads
1.705 Impact Factor

Broken heart: Broken mind.

J Psychosom Res 2009 Oct;67(4):285-7

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October 2009
16 Reads
2.740 Impact Factor

Blocking low-wavelength light prevents nocturnal melatonin suppression with no adverse effect on performance during simulated shift work.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2005 May 15;90(5):2755-61. Epub 2005 Feb 15.

Sleep Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University Health Network, ECW 3D-035, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2004-2062DOI Listing
May 2005
27 Reads
6.210 Impact Factor

Treatment of periodic limb movements in sleep with selegiline HCl.

Mov Disord 2002 Mar;17(2):398-401

Department of Psychiatry, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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March 2002
17 Reads
5.680 Impact Factor

Top co-authors

Sanjeev Sockalingam
Sanjeev Sockalingam

University Health Network

29
Allan Okrainec
Allan Okrainec

University Health Network

10
Susan Wnuk
Susan Wnuk

University of Toronto

10
Timothy Jackson
Timothy Jackson

University Health Network

7
Adrienne Tan
Adrienne Tan

University of Toronto

6
Stephanie Cassin
Stephanie Cassin

University of Calgary

6
Susan Abbey
Susan Abbey

University Health Network

4
Stephanie E Cassin
Stephanie E Cassin

Ryerson University

3
Ari Zaretsky
Ari Zaretsky

University of Toronto

3
Christopher Meaney
Christopher Meaney

University of Toronto

3