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Editorial Board

​Dr. Om Prakash Singh
Editor, Indian Journal of Psychiatry
AA 304, Ashabari Apartments,
O/31, Baishnabghata, Patuli Township,
Kolkata, West Bengal-700094,
INDIA
Email: [email protected]

 

HONORARY ASSOCIATE EDITORS

Dr. Chittaranjan Andrade, MD
Dean; Professor and Head, Department of Psychopharmacology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore 560 029, India
[email protected], 9880150971

Dr. Sandeep Grover
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
0091- 9316138997, 7087009807 (mobile) 0091- 1722756807 (office), [email protected]

Dr. Sujit Sarkhel
Assistant Professor, Institute of Psychiatry, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
[email protected], 9836074700

HONORARY DEPUTY EDITORS

Dr. Alka Subramanium
[email protected], 9820143245

Dr. Adarsh Tripathi
[email protected], 9651970700

Dr. Rajshekhar Bipeta 
Professor of Psychiatry, Institute of Mental Health, Osmania Medical College and Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India 
[email protected], +91 9391045080

HONORARY ASSISTANT EDITORS
Dr. Avinash Desouza
Dr. Darpan Kaur
Dr. Neelanjana Paul
Dr. Nitin Gupta
Dr. Shyamanta Das
Dr. Siddharath Sarkar

HONORARY STATISTICAL EDITORS
Dr. Debasish Sanyal
Dr. Hitesh Khurana

OMBUDSMAN
Dr. Suresh Bada Math

SPECIALITY FIELD EDITORS
Dr. Ajai Singh
Dr. Anil Kakunje
Dr. Ashish Srivastava
Dr. Basudeb Das
Dr. Bhaveshkumar Lakdawala
Dr. Debasish Basu
Dr. Devasish Roy
Dr. Dinesh Narayanan
Dr. G. Swaminathan
Dr. Himanshu Sharma
Dr. Ivan Netto
Dr. Kamala Deka
Dr. Kangkan Pathak
Dr. M. S. Bhatia
Dr. M. Suresh Kumar
Dr. Mushtaq A. Margoob
Dr. Nilesh Shah
Dr. Nishant Goyal
Dr. Om Prakash
Dr. Parmod Kumar
Dr. Prathap Tharyan,
Dr. R. Thara
Dr. Rajni Chatterjee
Dr. Ram Kumar Solanki
Dr. Sanjay Gupta
Dr. Santosh Kumar Tandon
Dr. Sonia Parial
Dr. Sujata Sethi
Dr. Vivek Kirpekar

 
EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERS
Dr. (Brig.) M.S.K.V. Raju
Dr. Ashok MV
Dr. B. N. Gangadhar
Dr. Gautam Saha
Dr. Indira Sharma
Dr. K. S. Jacob
Dr. L. Sam S. Manickam
Dr. Malay Ghosal
Dr. Prakash B Behere
Dr. R. C. Jiloha
Dr. S. Haque Nizamie
Dr. Shahul Ameen
Dr. V. D. Krishnaram
Dr. Venu Gopal Jhanwar
Dr. Vinod Sinha
Dr. VSSR Ryali VSM

JOURNAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Dr. Om Prakash Singh (Chairman)
Dr. Rajesh Sagar (Co-Chairman)
Dr. Samir Kumar Praharaj (Convenor)
Dr. Amrit Pattojoshi
Dr. Arabinda Brahma
Dr. Asim Kumar Mallick
Dr. Charles Pinto
Dr. DebasishChatterjee
Dr. Joseph P. Varghese
Dr. K.K. Mishra
Dr. R. K. Lenin Singh
Dr. Ranjan Bhattacharyya
Dr. S. K. Chaturvedi
Dr. S. Nambi
Dr. Shiv Gautam
Dr. Shridar Sharma
Dr. Smita N. Deshpande
Dr. Soumitra Ghosh
Dr. Sudhir Kumar Khandelwal
Dr. Vihang N Vahia

INDIAN ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS
Dr. T.S. Sathyanarayana Rao
Dr. A. K. Agarwal
Dr. A. K. Tandon
Dr. Abraham Verghese
Dr. G. G. Prabhu
Dr. G. Prasad Rao
Dr. G. R. Golechha
Dr. K. Kuruvilla
Dr. Kalpana Srivastava
Dr. R. Sathianathan
Dr. R. Srinivasa Murthy
Dr. S. C. Malik
Dr. S. Kalyanasundaram
Dr. S.C. Tiwari

INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

Dr. Anand Ramakrishnan
Consultant Psychiatrist, 72 Portland Street, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
[email protected]

Dr. Afzal Javed
Secretary for Scientific Section, WPA, The Medical Centre, manor Court Avenue, Nuneaton, CV11 6AS, UK
[email protected]

Dr. Allan Tasman, MD, DFAPA, FRCP
Professor and Emeritus Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Schwab Endowed Chair in Social, Community, and Family Psychiatry,
University of Louisville School of Medicine, 401 East Chestnut Street, Suite 600, Louisville, Kentucky 40202
Past President American Psychiatric Association, Chair, Section on Education, World Psychiatric Association
Treasurer, National Network of Depression Centers, Editor in Chief, Psychiatric Times, Senior Editor, Asia Pacific Psychiatry, Editor in Chief (Americas), Mental Health in Family Medicine, 502 588 4886
Administrative Assistant: Carol Wahl

Dr. Anand Pandurangi
1300 E Marshall St., North Hospital Room 8053, Richmond, VA 23298
+ (804) 828-4570, [email protected]

Dr. Dilip Jeste
Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, # 0664, CA La Jolla 92093
858-534-4020, [email protected]

Dr. Dinesh Bhugra, U.K.
Professor of Mental Health and Cultural, Diversity Health Service and Population Research,
Department Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London De Crespigny, Park London SE5 8AF UK
www.dineshbhugra.net, [email protected]

Professor Driss Moussaoui
Honorary Fellow, World Psychiatric Association, Honorary Fellow, World Association of Social Psychiatry,
Ibn Rushd University Psychiatric Centre, Casablanca, Morocco
350, Nawrass, Dar Bouazza, Casablanca, Morocco
[email protected], +212 661 15 19 46

Dr. Eliot Sorel, USA
Psychiatrist, Clinical Practice Innovations,The George Washington University, School of Medicine, Washington, DC
+1 301 254 1819, [email protected]

Dr. George Christodoulou, Greece
Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, University of Athens, Former President, Board Directors,
Director Science Services Hellenic Center, Mental Health and Research, Athens, New York, United States
[email protected]

Dr.  Harischandra Gambheera, Sri Lanka
Nawaloka Hospitals PLC, 23, Deshamanya H. K Dharmadasa Mawatha, Colombo 2, Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11 254 4444-7 / +94 11 230 4444-56, Fax: +94 11 243 0393, [email protected]

Professor Helen Herrman 
Professor of Psychiatry, Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, Centre for Youth Mental Health,
The University of Melbourne, Director, WHO Collaborating Centre in Mental Health Melbourne, President Elect, World Psychiatric Association,
35 Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
[email protected]

J. Srinivasaraghavan, USA
Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine & Forensic Psychiatrist in Carbondale, Illinois,
247 Lake Indian Hills Drive, Carbondale, IL 62902 
[email protected],1 618 351 9989

Dr.  Juan E. Mezzich, MD, PhD
Secretary General, International College of Person Centered Medicine,
Editor in Chief, International Journal of Person Centered Medicine, Professor of Psychiatry and Director, International Center for Mental Health,
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Fifth Avenue and 100th street, Box 1093, New York, New York 10029, USA
Tel. 1-917-402-6838, Fax: 1-212-348-5713, [email protected]

Dr. Julio E. Arboleda-Flórez, MD, PhD, DLF, FRCPC, DABFP, FACFP, FABFE, DFCPA, HFWASP, HMWPA, DLFAPA, EACP, FRSM
Professor Emeritus Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario 
[email protected]

Dr. Levent Kuey
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, WPA General Secretary (2008-2014), Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey
[email protected]

Dr. M. G. Rabbani, Bangladesh
Chief Phisician, Advisor Specialist, CMH, Cham, Lab Aid Specialized Hospital, House, # 6, Road # 4, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1205, Bangladesh
+880-2-8610793-8

Dr. Mahendra K. Nepal
Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health IOM, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal Post Box no: 13903
977-1-4420869, [email protected]

Dr. Mario Maj, Italy
Professor of Psychiatry and Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples,
Corso Umberto I, 40, 80138 Napoli NA, Largo Madonna delle Grazie, 80138 Naples, Italy
[email protected], +39 081 253 1111

Dr. Matcheri S. Keshavan, MD
Stanley Cobb Professor and Vice-Chair for Public Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry,
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School
Tel No: 617 754 1256, Fax No: 617 754 1250, room 610, MMHC, 75 Fenwood Road, Boston MA 02115
[email protected]

Dr. Michaela Amering, Austria
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
[email protected]

Dr. Mohan K. Issac
Prof. of Psychiatry, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Perth WA 6009, Australia
+61894313467, [email protected]

Prof. Peter Lepping, MRCPsych, M.Sc.
Consultant Psychiatrist (BCULHB), Honorary Professor (Bangor University Centre for Mental Health and Society and Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, India),
Wrexham Community Mental Health Team, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board ,Tŷ Derbyn, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Croesnewydd Road, Wrexham LL13 7TD
Tel: 01978-726752 (secretary), 726768 (clinical) or 727903 (academic), Fax: 01978-726600, [email protected]

Dr. Pedro Ruiz, U.S.A.
Professor of Psychiatry, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th St, Miami, FL 33136, USA
+1 305-243-7545, [email protected]

Prof. Pichet Udomratn,M.D.
Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai,Songkhla 90110, Thailand
Tel:+ 66-74-451351,+66-74-451352, Fax:+66-74-429922, [email protected]

Dr. Rajiv Tandon, MD
Executive vice-chair, Professor at the University of Florida Department of psychiatry, 1600 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32603, USA
+1 352-265-0301, [email protected]mich.edu

DrRama Rao Gogineni
Professor of Psychiatry, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, 401 Haddon Ave, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
+1 856-342-2000, [email protected]

Dr. Rudra Prakash
Psychiatrist in Nashville, Tennessee, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, 3601 Tvc, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
+1 615-322-3000, [email protected]

Dr. S. R. Nimmagadda, UK
Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Expert Witness in Psychiatry, 1200 Century Way, Thorpe Park Business Park, Colton Leeds LS15 8ZA PA, Debbie Small
Tel: 0113 2515817, 07496 165862, [email protected][email protected], 07876471699

Dr. Sanjay Dube, USA
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Indiana University School of Medicine
[email protected]

Dr. Shekhar Saxena
Director, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, CH-1211, Geneva, Switzerland
[email protected], 41 22 7913625, http://www.who.int/mental_health/en/, Twitter @ssaxenageneva

DrSolomon Rataemane, South Africa
Head of Department of Psychiatry, University of Limpopo (MEDUNSA CAMPUS in Pretoria), Polokwane, Limpopo, South Africa
[email protected]

Dr.  Subhash Chander Bhatia
Psychiatry Forensic, Nebraska Western Iowa VA Health Care System, 4101 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, NE 68105
Phone: (402) 995-3397, Fax: (402) 449-0624, [email protected]

DrSubodh Dave
Hon. Asso Professor, University of Nottingham, Associate Dean, Royal College of Psychiatrists, Radbourne Unit, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, DE22 3WQ
01332623895; [email protected]

Dr. Tom K J Craig
Emeritus Professor Social Psychiatry, Box 33, HSPRD, King's College London Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, England
Tel: +44 (0) 207 848 0738 /5062, Fax: +44 (0) 207 848 0333

Dr. Vijoy K. Varma
Professor of Psychiatry, Dupont Hospital and Lutheran Hospital, 909 E State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN, 46805
[email protected]

Dr.  Vikram Patel, F Med Sci.
Professor of International Mental Health and Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow in Clinical Science, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK, Sangath, Goa, India,
Centre for Chronic Conditions and Injuries, Public Health Foundation of India, India, Public Health Foundation of India, Plot No-47, Sector -44, Near EPFO office, Gurgaon 122002, India 
[email protected], +919822132038

Dr. Vincenzo Di Nicola, MPhil, MD, PhD, FRCPC, DFAPA
President, Canadian Association of Social Psychiatry (CASP)
President-Elect, World Association of Social Psychiatry (WASP)
Professeur titulaire, Département de psychiatrie et d'addictologie, Université de Montréal
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Addictions, University of Montreal
Clinical Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University, United States
Email: [email protected]

New Members:
Christopher Paul Szabo
Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 7, York Road, Parktown 2193, Johannesburg, South Africa
[email protected], +27 11 7172149
David Ndetei (Kenya)
Professor of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Africa Mental Health Foundation, P O Box 48423, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
[email protected]
Edgard Belfort (Venezuela)
Professor of Psychiatry, Av. Libertador Edif. Majestic. No. 148. Urb. La Campiña. Caracas 1050 Venezuela
[email protected], +58 4142376079
François Ferrero, MD  (Switzerland)
Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, University of Geneva, Switzerland, 67 Chemin de la Montagne, CH 1224 Chêne-Bougeries, Switzerland
0041 22 349 01 19, [email protected]
Fernando Lolas Stepke  (Chile)
Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Studies in Bioethics, Universidad de Chile, Diagonal Paraguay 265 Of. 806, Santiago, Chile
[email protected], 56-2-29782274, www.bioetica.uchile.cl
Hussien Elkholy, MBBCh, MSc, MD, MRCPsych
Lecturer in Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University (Egypt),
Institute of Psychiatry, Ain Shams University Hospitals (Eldemerdash), El Abassia, Cairo, Egypt
[email protected][email protected], 00201114441980
Michel Botbol (France)
Professor of child and adolescent psychiatry, University of Western Brittany, Chu de Brest, Service de Psychiatrie de l Enfant, Hopital de Bohars, Bohars 29820, France
[email protected], +33680626836
Masatoshi Takeda, MD, PhD
President, Aino University, 4-5-4 Higashi Ohta, Ibaraki City, Osaka 5678-0012, Japan
Tel +81-72-621-3745, Fax +81-72-627-1860, [email protected]
Mary Ganguli, MD MPH FRCP(C)
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, WPIC, 3811 O'Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 15213
[email protected]

Marianne C. Kastrup  (Denmark), Board Specialist in Psychiatry, MD, Ph D

speciallæge i psykiatri, lic.med.. Amalievej 23, DK 1875 Frederiksberg, Danmark, 45-27200093, [email protected], www.mariannekastrup.dk

Professor P. V. Morozov,  MD, PhD, DrSci

Department of Psychiatry, Faculty for Advanced Medical Studies,N.I.Pirogov's Russian National Medical Research University, Moscow,

Board member and Zonal representative of the World Psychiatric Association for Eastern, Europe,

Vice-President, Russian Society of Psychiatrists, Member of the Сouncil of the European Psychiatric Association, Editor –in-Chief P.B.Gannushkin Journal "Psychiatry and psychopharmacotherapy",

Editor–in-Chief of "The Psychiatric Diary "

[email protected], +7 903 960 79 00

Roger Man Kin Ng (Hong Kong, China)
Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Kowloon Hospital, 147A, Argyle Street, Hong Kong, China
[email protected]
Palmira Rudaleviciene, MD,PhD,
Consultant Psychiatrist at Vilnius Mental Health Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania
[email protected]

Silvia Lucia Gaviria MD (Colombia)

Director of the Department of Psychiatry, CES university, Medellin Colombia
[email protected], 574  3126350
Shigenobu Kanba (Japan)
President, Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (JSPN), Professor of Neuropsychiatry, Kyushu University, Japan
[email protected]
Thomas G. Schulze, MD
Professor and Director, Institute of Psychiatric Phenomics and Genomics (IPPG), University Hospital, LMU Munich, Nußbaumstr 7, 80336 München
Tel.: +49-(0)89 4400 55568, Fax: +49-(0)89 4400 55547, [email protected], www.ippg.eu
Bernhard Weidle, MD, PhD,
Associate professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Faculty of Medicine,
Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare, Trondheim, Senior consultant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Department, St. Olav's University Hospital Trondheim,
Post Box 6810 Elgeseter, N - 7433 Trondheim, Norway
[email protected][email protected], +47 91 88 46 38
Zvi Zemishlany (Israel)
Professor of Psychiatry, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel, 69 Levi Eshkol St., Tel Aviv 69361154, Israel
[email protected], +972 3 6471627
Michelle Riba, USA
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 4250 mouth Road, SPC 5769, Ann Arbor, MI  48109-2700, USA
734-7639629, [email protected]
Rachid Bennegadi (Paris)
Director of the Research Pole, Minkowska Centre, 12, ru Jacquemont- 75017, Paris, France
+33 (0)15306 8484, [email protected]