null Robert Biskin, MDCM, M.Sc.

Associate Investigator, RI-MUHC

Brain Repair and Integrative Neuroscience (BRaIN) Program

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University



personality disorders • borderline personality disorder

Research Focus

My research focuses on the development and central features of borderline personality disorder, as well as on how to provide optimal treatment.

Selected Publications

  • Jesper Nørgaard Kjær, Robert Biskin, Claus Vestergaard, and Povl Munk-Jørgensen (2018). All-Cause Mortality of Hospital-Treated Borderline Personality Disorder: A Nationwide Cohort Study. Journal of Personality Disorders. e-View Ahead of Print.

  • Biskin RS. (2015) The Lifetime Course of Borderline Personality Disorder. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. Jul;60(7):303-8.

  • Biskin RS, Frankenburg FR, Fitzmaurice GM, and Zanarini MC. (2014) Pain in Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder. Personality and Mental Health. Personal Ment Health. 2014 Aug;8(3):218-27. doi: 10.1002/pmh.1265. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

  • Biskin RS. (2013) Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder in Youth. Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 22(3): 230-234.

  • Biskin RS, Paris J (2019) Advances in Treatment for Personality Disorders. In Advances in Psychiatry ed. Fountoulakis KN & Javed A. Springer International Publishing, Cham Switzerland.