Craig J. Hudson, MD, FRCP(C)
Dr. Craig Hudson was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. He attended the University of Waterloo where he first developed an interest in research science. He earned his medical degree at the University of Toronto in 1988 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada in 1993 with specialty certification in Psychiatry. He is a past recipient of the Medical Research Council Clinician Scientist Award which allowed for extensive post-doctoral research focusing on the role of phospholipids in the treatment of major mental illnesses.
Throughout his career, Dr. Hudson has maintained a balance between research and clinical work. His current research focuses on natural health solutions to common psychiatric disorders, particularly natural source tryptophan and essential fatty acids. Dr Hudson is not anti-medication but likes to include natural health solutions in the treatment of his patients when clinically indicated. He has published extensively in a variety of medical journals including Archives of General Psychiatry, British Journal of Psychiatry, Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology and Nutritional Neuroscience.
He is married with four sons and maintains a clinical practice as he pursues his research interests.