Jenna Traynor, Ph.D., C.Psych

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Psychology, University of Toronto

 and Centre for Addiction & Mental Health

(Co-Supervised by Dr. Shelley McMain & Dr. Jeff Daskalakis)

ResearchGate Profile


Ph.D., Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University

B.A., Psychology, York University


Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship (2019-2021)

Ontario Graduate Scholarship (2015-2016)

Research Interests:

Jenna investigates the impact of psychological and biological interventions for individuals who are at a high risk for suicide, including those with borderline personality disorder. Jenna is particularly interested in using neuroimaging tools, such as functional magnetic resonance imaging, to explore biomarkers of treatment responsiveness in order to prospectively predict clinical outcomes. She is currently completing a conjoint postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Toronto and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.