Dr. Renée Janssen


Clinical Instructor


St. Paul’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital


Dr. Janssen is general internist who practices at St. Paul’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital. 

Her interests include addiction medicine, central sensitization syndromes, and medical education. She is an attending physician on both the Clinical Teaching Unit as well as the Addiction Medicine Consult Team services at St. Paul’s Hospital. She also provides care for patients with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, and other similar disorders at the Complex Chronic Disease Program at BC Women’s Hospital. 

She is Site Lead for the Internal Medicine Ambulatory Rotation at St. Paul’s Hospital. She also serves on the Opioid Stewardship Advisory Committee at St. Paul’s Hospital. 

Dr. Janssen received her MD from UBC, and also completed her Internal Medicine residency and General Internal Medicine fellowship at UBC. Additionally, she completed the Addiction Medicine Fellowship through the BC Centre on Substance Use.