Mayce Al-Sukhni is a clinical pharmacist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) where she provides care to acutely ill inpatients with various psychiatric conditions. As well, she is a Pharmacy Education Coordinator at CAMH and is responsible for organizing placements for students, supporting preceptor development, and liaising with pharmacists about external teaching opportunities. She routinely precepts pharmacy students and residents and provides medication education to her nursing and medical colleagues. Dr. Al-Sukhni’s research interests lie primarily in psychiatric pharmacotherapy, with a focus on patient and health professional education.
In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Al-Sukhni is an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Toronto Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy. She has lectured in and coordinated various courses within the PharmD program, including Medication Therapy Management (MTM), Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE), and neuropsychiatry pharmacotherapy courses. She regularly volunteers her time to support different student groups and initiatives, such as the Pharmacy Mentorship Program, the Initiative for Mental Health Awareness in Pharmacy, and the Canadian Association of Pharmacy Students and Interns.
Mayce received her BScPhm degree from the University of Toronto and went on to complete a residency in pharmacy benefits management at ESI Canada. After working for several years in acute care cardiology, she returned to the U of T to obtain her PharmD degree. She is an active member of the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) as well as the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), serving on various committees and taking on leadership roles in both organizations. She is also a Diplomate of the ASHP Research and Education Foundation’s Pharmacy Leadership Academy, and she is a consultant with various private and non-profit organizations.