Our Team

Multi-Disciplinary Team:

The strength of the geriatric clinic and services at NIMHANS is the active contributions from the multi-disciplinary team of professionals from many departments spanning across the divisions of Behavioral sciences, Neurosciences and Basic sciences. There have been several intramural and extramural collaborations over these years that strengthened the activities of the Geriatric Clinic and services.

Geriatric Psychiatry Unit, Department of Psychiatry

Faculty within Unit

  • Dr. Mathew Varghese, Professor and Head of the Unit
  • Dr. P.T. Sivakumar, Professor
  • Dr. Preeti Sinha, Additional Professor

Faculty from other Psychiatry Units

  • Dr. Krishna Prasad M., Additional Professor, Psychiatry Rehabilitation
  • Dr. Ajit Dahale, Associate Professor, Adult Unit-3
  • Dr. Santosh Loganathan, Adult Unit-3

Senior Residents

  • Dr. Migita D’ Cruz
  • Dr. Debanjan Banerjee
  • Dr. Thomas Gregor Issac
  • Dr. Gargi Mondal
  • Dr. Megha Sehrawat
  • Dr. Arathi J.S.
  • Dr. Abhishek Ramesh

Department of Clinical Psychology

Faculty

  • Dr. Keshav Kumar, Professor, Neuropsychology Unit
  • Dr. M.P. Sharma, Professor, Behaviour Therapy Unit
  • Dr. Jyotsna Agarwal, Associate Professor, Adult Unit-3

Clinical Psychologist

  • M/s Poonam B.K. Sahota

Junior Consultant

  • M/s Pritha Roy

Department of Epidemiology

Faculty

  • Dr. Girish N. Rao, Professor and Head

Department of Integrative Medicine

Faculty

  • Dr. Shivarama Varambally, Professor and Head
  • Dr. Kishore Kumar R. Asisstant Professor
  • Dr. Hemant Bhargav, Asisstant Professor

Department of Mental Health Education

  • Dr. K.S. Meena, Additional Professor and Head
  • Dr. Latha K. Assistant Professor

Department of Nursing

Faculty

  • Dr. Sailaxmi Gandhi, Additional Professor and Head

Department of Psychiatry Social Work

Faculty

  • Dr. A. Thirumoorthy, Professor
  • Dr. Sojan Antony, Associate Professor

Ph.D Scholar

  • Ms. Cicil Vasanthra

Junior Consultant

  • M/s Priyanka Chandrasekaran