Was awarded best outgoing student
and gold medalist from Rajiv Gandhi University of Helath Sciences,
Bangalore in April 2002 university exams.
PAST WORK EXPERIENCES:
Worked in PSG Institute of Medical Sciences
& Research, Coimbatore as ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
OF PSYCHIATRY in the department of Psychiatry from June 2002 to
Consultant Psychiatrist, Ram Psychiatry Hospital
from June 2004 to till date.
Honors and Awards:
A member in the Indian Psychiatric
Society and attended various conferences at state level, zonal
level, national level and international level. Also presented
papers and published papers in various journals.
3 times awarded
YOUNG PSYCHIATRIST AWARD from World
Psychiatry Association Geneva @ different zones
of the World Psychiatry Association.
Was one of the fellow
and young psychiatrists award from India among the five persons
in the world psychiatric conference at Cairo, Egypt 2005 Also
delivered a fellow lecture on "Challenges and Opportunities
of young Psychiatrist and mental health in Indian view”.
Was selected for the fellowship
award program in Caracas, Venezuela in March 2006, which was organized
by the World Psychiatry Association and Latin American Psychiatry
Association underwent training in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity
Selected as a faculty
in Young Psychiatrist International Conference by the World Psychiatry
Association at Seoul, in April 2008 and delivered a guest
lecture on “Family burden and mental illness”.
Selected for Professor
Xinghu Fhu Award for Professional Excellency at Taipei.
Taiwan by the Asian Psychiatry Association in November 2009 and
delivered his award paper on "Suicidal Intension
Invited as an International faculty
at World Psychiatry Associational (WPA) International
conference held at Beijing in Septemebr 1to 5th and delivered
a lecture on co morbidity of ADHD and conduct disorder
in child psychiatry specialty section of WPA.
Invited for a guest lecture on "Co Morbidity of Psychiatric
Illness in Alcohol Dependence" at the IInd
International Congress on Dual Disorders held on 5-8 october 2011
in Barcelona, Spain.
Invited as a guest speaker at
the World Psychiatry Association Regioanl Meeting
(Zone 14) at Cairo, Egypt in Jan 2012 on Jan 24th to 28th
and delivered a lecture on "Stigma and Psychiatry
illness- How do people react - Report from South India".
Was invited as a faculty at the
Ist Asian Congress on ADHD at Seoul,
South Korea from November 1 to 3rd 2012 and delivered a lecture
on "ADHD and COMORBIDITY".
Conference 2013 in June 2013 - Invited as guest
speaker and given a lecture on "Alcoholism in India
" and Chaired a session on "Child and
Adolescence Psychiatry Problems".
for the World Congress of Asian Psychiatry at the
ECAP Congress in Bangkok, from August 20th to 23rd 2013 as
a faculty and delivered a lecture on "ADHD - Recent
Updates in treatment"
(Chairperson) in 66th Annual national Conference of INDIAN PSYCHIATRY
ASSOCIATION as a chair person in 2 different sessions
at Pune from Jan16th to 20th 2014.
as a Faculty (Chairperson and Speaker) at "2nd ASIAN
ADHD Congress" in Tokyo on March 8th and 9th 2014.
Topic - ADHD & COMORBIDITY
- What Should we learn in Clinical
ambassador for American Psychiatry Association (APA) and
conferred IFAPA by the American Psychiatry Association
in May 2013 from India.
Delivered speech in XVI World congress of the WPA Madrid Spain 2014.
Attended WPA International Congress TAIPEI TAIWAN 2015.
Chaired a session in WPA Regional Congress Osaka Japan 2015.
Participated in IV International Congress Dual Disorders Addictions & Other Mental Disorders April 2015.
1. Axis I Co morbidity in Alcohol
Dependence Disorder- TANPSYCON 2005, Tiruchirapalli.
2. Deliberate self harm- Series of symptom presentation in clinical
cases, TANPSYCON 2005, Tiruchirapalli.
3. Prevalence of Geriatric Depression in an old age home and comparison
with normal old age individuals- SAARC International conference,
November 2005, Agra.
4. Family burden in chronic schizophrenics – IPSOCON, October
5. Family burden in Alcohol dependence with Schizophrenics- ANCIPS
6. Symptomatology of Depressive symptoms in young adults and old
adults – International Conference on Mood Disorders, Istanbul,
Turkey, April 2006.
7. Prevalence and Clinical Characteristics of Obsessive –
Compulsive Symptoms induced by Atypical Antipsychotics- IPSOCON
8. A study on self harm in Psychiatry emergency settings- IPSOCON
9. A study on ADHD and its co-morbidity –presented as oral
symposium lecture at National Conference Agra, 2009 in the specialty
section of Indian Psychiatric Society.
10. Lecture on “Relation between Depression and Deliberate
self harm in adults”- Asian Congress of Psychiatry, November
11. Oral Communication on “Study of prevalence of conduct
disorder in school children”- presented at World Psychiatry
Association International Congress in Beijing, September 2010.