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Dr Samrat Singh Bhandari

Associate Professor

Department of Psychiatry

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Samrat S. Bhandari teaches psychiatry to MBBS, post-graduate (MD) students and also students of BSc nursing and BPT students. He is also the post-graduate trainee’s coordinator. He is also the assistant editor of Open Journal of Psychiatry and Allied Sciences.  He is serving as reviewer for many prestigious journals related to psychiatry. He was selected and completed his fellowship in Epidemiology funded by National Institute of Health (NIH) Indo-US training program in behavioral health across the lifespan (Grant Number- D43TW009120) in Florida, USA.

    He is also a life fellow of Indian Psychiatric Society, Indian Geriatric Mental Health Association and a member of Australian and New Zealand Society of Mental Health. Besides this he a member of International Forum of Teachers, UNESCO Bioethics Chair, Haifa.

     

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Psychiatry Eighth semester

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Post-Doctoral Fellow Epidemiology University of Florida 2018
MD Psychiatry Gauhati Medical College 2008
MBBS Assam Medical College 2004

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Gauhati Medica Collegel Academic Junior Resident Clinical Care of Patients, teaching Nursing and postgraduate students 3 Years
Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences, Delhi Senior Resident Clinical Care of Patients, teaching Nursing and postgraduate students, Administrative 3 years and 3 months
SMIMS Assistant Professor Teaching undergraduate & postgraduates, Nursing and BPT students 4 years 2 months
SMIMS Associate Professor Teaching undergraduate & postgraduates, Guiding post graduate trainees in research, teaching of Nursing and BPT students. Since March 2017

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Treatment of Addictive Disorders, Epidemiology of Drug use, Epidemiology and biological basis of Schizophrenia., Geriatric Psychiatry-Diagnosis and Management., Community based research to facilitate access to services.

Area of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Child Psychiatry and Drug Deaddiction

Area of Research

Schizophrenia, Drug Dependence and Psychosocial Environment Affecting Drug Intake

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Life Ordinary Member of Indian Psychiatric Society