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Dr. B.N. Gangadhar

Dr. B.N. Gangadhar

Faculty Profile

Educational Qualifications
MBBS (Bangalore Medical College 1978), MD Psychiatry (NIMHANS 1978), DSc (Doctor of Science) Yoga and Mental Health (SVYASA University in 2012),and FAMS, Fellow of National Academy of Medical Sciences (2006)
Awards, Fellowships and Recognitions, Memberships

Awards: Recipient of Sir CV Raman Award and also Doctors Day Award from Karnataka Government; Shared over 25 awards with other Primary recipients.

Literary: Associate Editor of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica (2002-2013); Coeditor for Asian Journal of Psychiatry (from 2009); on the editorial board of national & International Journals

Research: Principal Investigator and Co-investigator on research grants from ICMR, DST, DBT, Fogarty, Wellcome trust, AYUSH, KSCIST Scientific

Publications: National & International- 350 (298 indexed); H-Index-30, RG Score 43.

Teaching: Guide/coguide to nearly 50 MD and PhD trainees for research

Research Areas: Yoga, Schizophrenia, Public Health, Electroconvulsive therapy Academic visits abroad: America, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Britain, Canada, Germany, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka 

Contact Information
Phone: +91-080-26995001, 5002(O) Email:
Areas of Research Interest

Electro-convulsive Therapy, Neurobiology and treatment related aspects of schizophrenia, Yoga and its applications in mental health.