Academic qualification
  • M.B.B.S. from J.S.S. Medical College, Mysore Karnataka affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.
  • M.D. in Psychiatry from National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore.

Clinical Experience
  • 10 years clinical experience in working with children, adults and older adults in treating stress related disorders with expertise in psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, trans-cranial magnetic stimulation and transcranial direct current stimulation.

  • Experience in working with needs of people with cognitive difficulties such as attention deficit hyperactivity, dementia, traumatic brain injury.
  • Worked for 3 years in specialized clinic for intervention in schizophrenia and associated metabolic disorders in NIMHANS, Bangalore
  • Experience of working in consultation liaison psychiatry unit actively liaising with other medical surgical departments in a tertiary care general hospital at Manipal.
  • Experience of working in community psychiatry in a weekly outreach rural camp since 4 years.