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Department of Psychiatry


Vision Statement

Our vision is to streamline PG Teaching through staff guided seminars, Theory question – Answer booklet & staff seminars.

Teaching Faculty

Professor & Head of the Department

Sudarshan

Dr. C.Y Sudarshan

MBBS, MD, DPM

since 16-01-1992

Teaching – UG & PG, Research, Clinical work, Departmental Administrative work, Member in Student Association Committees.

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  • Disseminating information about mental health to general public and groups; - students, teachers, bank officers, post office personnel
  • Writing and publishing articles in news papers & magazines
  • Published one book “manasu mathu jeevana” in kannada about mental health

Awards and Achievements:

  • Dr S.S. jayaram award for best mental health education literature for the year 2003 by Karnataka branch, IPS
  • Held The Post Of Secretary & EC Member Of IPS Karnataka Chapter

Memberships:

  • Life Fellow, Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS)
  • Life Member, Indian Medical Association
  • Life Fellow, Indian Association Of Social Psychiatry (IASP)

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Professors

Nagaraja

Dr. K. Nagaraja Rao

MBBS, MD

since 28-12-1978

Teaching – UG & PG, Research, Clinical work, Member in Student Association Committees.

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  • Visiting professor, Dept of psychiatry & neurology, Tulane university School of Medicine, 9-5-94 to 16-5-94, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA
  • 25th independence day medal - 1972
  • Sangram medal for having served during Indo-Pak war - 1971

Community activities:

  • RADIO TALKS: Drug addiction, Women and Mental Health, Anxiety Neurosis, Personality, Interpersonal relations, Child Mental Health, Old age mental Problems, Myths of mental illness.
  • T.V. PROGRAMME Bangalore Dooradarshan, Sleep and Sleep disorders, Old Age Problems, Dreams.
  • PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT COURSE to BIET, Davangere, Regional Engineering College, Hamirpur, Bapuji institute of Management Studies.
  • PUBLIC TALK to various groups about mental Health.
  • PUBLISHED ARTICLES in News Papers and Magazines.

Awards and Achievements:

  • Vice President, Karnataka Rajya Vignan Parishat, Davangere District, 2001.
  • Executive Member Karnataka Branch, IPS
  • President, Indian Psychiatric Society, Karnataka Branch, 1998.
  • President, Kannada Vyida Sahitya Parishat, 1998.
  • Davangere Dist Rajyothsava Award In Medical Branch – 2010.
  • Honoured As Senior Psychiatrist By IPS, Karnataka Branch-2010.
  • Davangere Dist Kannada Vidya Sahitya Parishat Award – 2010
  • Deccan Herald & Air India Bolt Award District Runner-Up-2004
  • Dhruva Kumar Award For Psychotherapy By IPS, Karnataka Branch, For The Year 2001.
  • LGP Oration Award In Existential Psychotherapy By IPS, Karnataka Branch. For The Year 2000.
  • Member Group Study Exchange Programe Of Rotary International Visited Usa In 1994
  • Manasa Hospital Rajmundry Oration Award For The Year 1993, By Andhra Pradesh Branch, IPS.
  • Dr S.S. Jayaram Award For Best Mental Health Education Literature For The Year 1990-91 By Karnataka Branch, IPS.

Memberships:

  • Life Fellow, Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS)
  • Life Member, Indian Medical Association.
  • Executive Member Karnataka Branch, IPS- 1990-91, 91-92, 95-96.
  • President, Indian Psychiatric Society, Karnataka Branch, 1998.
  • President, Kannada Vyida Sahitya Parishat, 1998.
  • Vice President, Karnataka Rajya Vignan Parishat, Davangere District, 2001.
  • Member, Board Of Studies, Kuvempu University, Shimoga, Karnataka. 1990-91, 1991-92.
  • Member, Faculty Of Mental Health And Neurosciences, Bangalore University, Bangalore. 1992-94.
  • Selection Committee Member, Bapuji Institute Of Management Studies.
  • Local Inspection Committee Member, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences, Bangalore.

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Anupama

Dr. Anupama M

MBBS, MD

since 24-11-2003

Teaching – UG & PG, Research, Clinical work, Member in Student Association Committees.

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Awards and Achievements:

  • DLN Murthy Rao Award for best outgoing DPM student, NIMHANS

Memberships:

  • Life Fellow, Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS)
  • Life Member, Indian Medical Association (IMA)

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Shamshad

Dr. Shamshad Begum

MBBS, DCCP, Ph.D

since 10/08/1985

Teaching – UG & PG, Research, Clinical work – Psychometric evaluation, Member in Student Association Committees, Guiding UGs in research projects & PGs Dissertation work.

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Associate Professors

None


Assistant Professors

Harish

Dr. Harish D Kulkarni

MBBS, MD

since 04-07-2014

Teaching – UG & PG, Research, Clinical work, Member in Student Association Committees.

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  • Conducted a Quiz on Depression during World Health Day-2017
  • Presentation of research papers in conferences
  • Participated in various health camps in rural places around Davangere

Memberships:

  • Life Fellow, Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS)
  • Life Member, Indian Association Of Private Psychiatry

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Senior residents

None


Postgraduate Students

Academic Year Degree Name Type Category Rank
2017-18 MD DR. VATHSALYA S GOWDA COMEDK    
  MD DR. SOMESH ANAND PATTAN CET/GOVT    
  DPM DR. VANISHREE.B.N. CET/GOVT    
  DPM DR. POOJA R RAIKAR COMEDK    
2016-17 MD DR. VINYAS NISARGA  Govt. 821 2AG 
  MD DR. JOVANJEET SINGH  Comedk 1431 GM
  DPM DR. AMAL SHAREEF  Govt. 1382 2BG
  DPM DR. GANGAM SIDDA REDDY  Comedk 5449 GM 
2015-16 MD DR. KARAN DHAWAN Govt. 578 GM 
  MD DR. KEERTHI H Comedk 897 GM
  DPM DR. SUSHRAVYA Govt. 1687 GM
  DPM DR. SUHAS K .L. Comedk 2614 GM

Non-teaching faculty

# Name Designation
1 Sri.Basavantha Kumar.K. SDC
2 Smt.Bhavani.B Lab Technician
3 Sri.Ramanjaneya. B.L Attender

Telephone

# Name Extension
1 Head of the Department 434
2 Reception 426

Academic Activities

  • 21-04-2018 – Organized an intercollegiate quiz “ Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors” for postgraduate students.
  • 08-08-2018 - International Women's Day at Government First Grade Women's College.
  • 21-02-2018-27-03-2015- Women's Health awareness drive.
  • 18-02-2018 - CME on 'Borderlands in Psychiatry'.
  • 15-09-2017 - World Suicide Prevention Day- 'Take a minute, save a life'.
  • 31-08-2017 - 'Samara' Quiz on dementia was organized for UGs & Interns.
  • 31-05-2017 - A lecture programme on 'World Tobacco Day.
  • 27-04-2017 - CME on World Health Day 'Depression, Let's talk'
  • 15-02-2017 - Guest lecture programme on 'Role of money in our life'.
  • 27-08-2016 - Academic programme on 'Psychopharmacology- what's new'.