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Dr. Samir Kumar Praharaj

Dr. Samir Kumar Praharaj

Professor
Psychiatry
(Kasturba Hospital)
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QUALIFICATION

  • -MBBS
  • -DPM
  • -MD
  • -GSMC-FRI Fellow (2017)

FIELD EXPERTISE

  • Clinical Psychopharmacology
  • Developmental Psychopathology
  • Drug Deaddiction
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Brain Stimulation techniques including Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)
  • Psychiatric Education and Medical Education

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Best Resident Award at Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi (2007)
  • Samuel Gershon Junior Investigator Award by International Society for Bipolar Disorders (2008)
  • Anil Kumar Dutt Award by Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (2009, 2011)
  • Dr. Amit Bohra Award by Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (2009)
  • Travel Award by World Psychiatric Association (WPA) in Bali (2012)
  • Travel Award by Asian Federation of Psychiatric Associations (AFPA) in Colombo (2013)
  • Early Career Psychiatrists Fellowship Award in Dhaka (2013)
  • Prof. Raguram Distinguished Young Teacher Award by Indian Psychiatric Society Karnataka Chapter (IPS-KC) (2016)
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (FIAPP) (2009)
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Geriatric Mental Health (FIAGMH) (2010)
  • Fellow of Indian Psychiatric Society (FIPS) (2013)
  • Member of Eurasian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (EACAMH) Research Group (2016)
  • Fellow of GSMC-FAIMER Regional Institute, Mumbai (2017)
  • Convener, Journal Sub Committee of Indian Psychiatric Society (2018)
  • Chief Associate Editor of Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine (2018)

Dr. Samir Kumar Praharaj is one of the leading Doctors for Psychiatry at Kasturba Hospital. Dr. Samir Kumar Praharaj's area of expertise is,

  • Clinical Psychopharmacology
  • Developmental Psychopathology
  • Drug Deaddiction
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Brain Stimulation techniques including Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)
  • Psychiatric Education and Medical Education