Dr Shripathy M Bhat


Department of Psychiatry


    Dr Shripathy M Bhat teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He also

    • Trains post graduates in child and adolescent mental health.
    • Trains post graduates in clinical psychiatry.
    • Trains undergraduates in clinical psychiatry.




Subject Subject code Semester
Psychiatry MBBS 5th semester
Psychiatry MD
Psychiatry MPhil Psychology
Psychiatry MPhil Psychiatry Social Work
Psychiatry DPM


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Psychiatry NIMHANS 1980
MNAMS Psychiatry National Board of Examinations, New Delhi 1979
Diploma Psychiatry NIMHANS 1976
MBBS Government Medical College, Bellary 1974


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Professor 05/2001 till date
Fr Muller’s Institute of Medical Education and Research, Mangalore Professor and Head 12/1992 to 05/2001
KMC, Manipal Professor 10/1989 to 12/1990
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 10/1987 to 09/1989
KMC, Manipal Reader 10/1985 to 09/1987
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 10/1982 to 09/1985
KMC, Manipal Lecturer 04/1982 to 09/1982
NIMHANS Assistant Research Officer 01/1981 to 03/1982
NIMHANS Senior Resident 10/1979 to 08/1980


Area of Interest

Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Clinical psychiatry

Area of Expertise

Psychotherapy, Phenomenology

Area of Research

Phenomenology, Suicide, Psychoses

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of the Indian Medical Association
  • Life Fellow of the Indian Psychiatric Society- Central Body (16144), South Zone and Karnataka Branch

Mephentermine dependence with psychosis: a case report

1988-01-01 Uday GJ Josh UG Bhat SM

British Journal of Psychiatry, January 1988

Factors related to readmission of psychiatric patients in a general hospital

1990-01-01 Bhat SM

Arogya J Health Sci, 1990, XVI, 74-80.

Suicide attempt and recent stressful life event

1994-01-01 Bhat SM

Crisis-15, 136, 1994.

Suicide attempters in a general hospital unit in India: Their socio-demographic and clinical profile

1996-01-01 Latha KS Bhat SM D'Souza P

Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 94, 1996, 26-30.

Social support and suicide attempt

1996-01-01 Bhat SM

Ind Jr of Social work, 7(3), 1996, 386-395.

Suicide among Youth: Correlates of Medical lethality

1999-01-06 Bhat SM

Ind Jr of Behr Med, 2(1), May-June, 1999, 21-29.

Suicidal behaviour among terminally ill cancer patients in India

2005-01-04 Latha KS Bhat SM

Ind. Jr. of Psychiat. (2005): Vol. 47

Predictive value of lithium ratio in affective disorders: an in vivo study

1988-01-01 Panditi Balakrishna Sudhakar Rao

MD thesis.

Phenomenology of acute psychotic episodes

1989-01-01 Shravan Kumar Shetty

MD thesis.

A Phenomenological study of delusions

1989-01-01 Sathyanarayana Malleswara Thimmaiah

MD thesis.

General hospital psychiatry: factors influencing admission of psychotic patients

1990-01-01 Sucheta Wagmare

MD thesis.

Psychiatric Disorders in children of people with alcohol dependence syndrome with and without psychiatric comorbidities- a hospital based study

2014-01-01 Praveen Somani

MD thesis.

A study of changes in heart rate variability in depression when escitalopram is used as treatment- A prospective study

2008-01-01 Dr Sumit Deora

MD thesis.

Psychosocial aspects of chronic low back pain: a hospital based comparative study

2008-01-01 Dr Guruprasad K.G

MD thesis.

Socio-demographic and clinical correlates of life events and depression: a tertiary hospital based study

2009-01-01 Dr Savitha S

MD thesis.

Prevalence of alcohol use in patients attending trauma centre in a tertiary care hospital- a cross sectional study

2010-01-01 Dr Arun S

MD thesis.

Prevalence of depressive and anxiety disorder in couples attending and assisted reproduction centre in tertiary care hospital- A cross sectional study

2011-01-01 Dr Himanshu Singh

MD thesis.

A cross sectional, descriptive study of symptomatology in acute and transient psychosis

2012-01-01 Dr Mahima A

MD thesis.

Quality of life and Psychosocial variables of Nurses working in selected hospitals of Udupi and South Kanara district

2011-01-01 Tessy Tressa Jose

PhD thesis.