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Dr B.N. Gangadhar

Dr B.N.Gangadhar is Professor of Psychiatry at the National Institute of Mental health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore, INDIA and has been on the faculty there since qualifying in 1981. He was formerly the Medical Superintendent of NIMHANS hospital till Jan 2010. He has published over 240 scientific articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals. His research areas include electroconvulsive therapy, Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, yoga, schizophrenia and community psychiatry. He heads an advanced centre for Yoga therapy at NIMHANS. He received the Sir CV Raman award in 1999 and the BC Roy award in 2010 by the Karnataka Government. He is also the Fellow of National Academy of Medical SciencesDr Gangadhar is the Associate Editor of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica and a Co-editor for the Asian Journal of Psychiatry. He has travelled widely on scientific matters and has served on international organizations including the World Health Organisation.

Past and present Confer events
Yoga: A Key to Mental Health?
Psychological and physiological mechanisms for emotional regulation

Saturday 7 & Sunday 8 March 2015

Book of the Month
Brett Kahr's Top Ten Psychotherapy Books - 2018
Professor Brett Kahr certainly knows something about the art of authoring books. Over the years he has written or edited twelve volumes, and has served as series editor of some fifty further titles. Earlier this year, he published New Horizons in Forensic Psychotherapy: Exploring the Work of Estela V. Welldon (Karnac Books, 2018)... More >>
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Helen Fisher: The brain in love

Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more about our very real, very physical need for romantic love, Helen Fisher and her research team took MRIs of people in love and people who had just been dumped... view...

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The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...