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Christopher Ryan

  • Dr
  • Honorary Associate
  • University of Sydney Sydney Health Ethics
  • 72PublicationsNumber of items in Christopher's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 1Followers


Dr Ryan is Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at Sydney's Westmead Hospital and an Honorary Associate of the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine. Though his work is primarily clinical, he maintains an active research programme and a keen interest in medical education. He is Chair of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Committee for Advanced Training in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and served, until recently, on the College Ethics Committee.

Recent publications

  • Is There a Future for Involuntary Treatment in Rights-based Mental Health Law?

    • Callaghan S
    • Ryan C
  • Patients with deliberate self-harm seen by a consultation-liaison service.

    • Brakoulias V
    • Ryan C
    • Byth K

Professional experience

Honorary Associate

Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, University of Sydney

January 2010 - Present

Director, Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry

Westmead Hospital

January 1995 - Present

Clinical Associate Professor

Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Sydney

January 1994 - Present

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