Faculty-Contact psychopharmacology

Faculty

Name:

Dr. Chittaranjan Andrade

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Designation:

Professor and Dean (Basic Sciences)

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Electroconvulsive therapy
  • Ketamine and other modern medicinal drugs
  • Transcranial direct current stimulation
  • Herbal psychotropic agents

Research in the above fields includes human as well as animal studies. However, the Department is making a shift towards exclusive clinical research in collaboration with the Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology in NIMHANS and elsewhere.

  • Human studies include investigations of efficacy, adverse effects, mechanisms, neuropsychological issues, psychosocial issues, and related disciplines within the broad fields listed.
  • Animal studies are mostly behavioural in nature but have recently included histopathological investigations, as well.

Contact Phone

91-80-2699-5109 [Best, 8.30-10.30 a.m. and 1.00-4.30 p.m. on most working days]

Email:

andradec@gmail.com

 

Name:

Dr. M. M. Srinivas Bharath

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Designation:

Professor and Head

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Animal models to understand neurotoxicology and CNS disease pathogenesis
  • Cellular models of CNS disease pathogenesis and neurotoxicology
  • Redox and mitochondrial dynamics in brain and muscle in health and disease

Contact Phone

+91-080-26995113(O)

Email:

 bharath@nimhans.ac.in

 

Name:

Dr. Priyamvada Sharma

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Designation:

Assistant Professor

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Clinical Monitoring of alcohol, solvents narcotic and psychotropic substances.
  • Therapeutic Drug monitoring
  • Analysis of Metal Toxicity in clinical samples
  • Analysis of smoked and smokeless tobacco products for nicotine, flavours and nitrosamines.
  • Biomarkers for second hand smoke exposure and environmental pollution
  • Cannabinoids induced Acute and persistent psychosis

Contact Phone

91-80-26995364

Email:

ps842010@gmail.com

 

Name:

Dr. Phalguni Anand Alladi

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Designation:

Senior Scientific Officer (Scientist ‘F’)

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Understanding the mechanisms of differential susceptibility to Parkinson´s disease using mice models
  • Identification of organellar hierarchy in Parkinson´s disease pathogenesis
  • Age-related changes in human basal ganglia components
  • Identification of CSF Biomarkers for Parkinson´s disease with cognitive deficits 

Contact Phone

=91-80-26995108

Email:

alladiphalguni@gmail.com

 

Name:

Dr. Rugmani Meenambal

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Designation:

DST INSPIRE Faculty

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Synthesis and development of novel functional nanomaterials. 
  • Material characterization and analysis
  • Application of developed probes in multimodal brain imaging and drug delivery

Contact Phone

+91-80-26995838

Email:

mrugmani@yahoo.com