Dr Samir Kumar Praharaj

Dr Samir Kumar Praharaj

Professor and Head of the Department

Department of Psychiatry

My Name is Dr Samir Kumar Praharaj, my profilePage is. I am aProfessor and Head of the Departmentin Department of Psychiatry, KMC Manipal.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Dr Samir Kumar Praharaj does clinical work, and teaches undergraduate medical students and postgraduate students of psychiatry. 
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Psychiatry
    Subject code
    :
    MBBS
    Year / Semester
    :
    Subject
    :
    Psychiatry
    Subject code
    :
    MD
    Year / Semester
    :
    Subject
    :
    Psychiatry
    Subject code
    :
    DPM
    Year / Semester
    :
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    GSMC-FRI Fellow (2017)
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    FAIMER Regional Institute, Mumbai
    Year of passing
    :
    Degree
    :
    MD
    Specialisation
    :
    Psychiatry
    Institute
    :
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi
    Year of passing
    :
    2007
    Degree
    :
    DPM
    Specialisation
    :
    Psychological Medicine
    Institute
    :
    Year of passing
    :
    2002
    Degree
    :
    MBBS
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Guwahati
    Year of passing
    :
    1998
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor and Head of the Department
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1/Nov/2018 till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    12/2017 to 31/Oct/2018
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    09/2014 to 12/2017
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    09/2010 to 9/2014
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi, Jharkhand
    Designation
    :
    Senior Resident
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    08/2007 to 08/2010
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi, Jharkhand
    Designation
    :
    Junior Resident
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    05/2005 to 04/2007
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi
    Designation
    :
    Senior Resident
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    05/2003 to 03/2005
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi
    Designation
    :
    Junior Resident
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    08/2000 to 07/2002
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Dr Samir Kumar Praharaj does clinical work, and teaches undergraduate medical students and postgraduate students of psychiatry. 
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Psychiatry MBBS
    Psychiatry MD
    Psychiatry DPM
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    GSMC-FRI Fellow (2017) FAIMER Regional Institute, Mumbai
    MD Psychiatry Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi 2007
    DPM Psychological Medicine 2002
    MBBS Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Guwahati 1998
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    KMC, Manipal Professor and Head of the Department 1/Nov/2018 till date
    KMC, Manipal Professor 12/2017 to 31/Oct/2018
    KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 09/2014 to 12/2017
    KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 09/2010 to 9/2014
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi, Jharkhand Senior Resident 08/2007 to 08/2010
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi, Jharkhand Junior Resident 05/2005 to 04/2007
    Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi Senior Resident 05/2003 to 03/2005
    Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi Junior Resident 08/2000 to 07/2002
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    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
    Areas of 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
    Areas of research
    :
    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
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • 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)
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest 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
    Areas of 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
    Areas of research 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
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • 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)