Mental Health Foundation & Medical College, Kolkata

Mental Health Foundation:
Mental health Foundation, Kolkata is a community-based organization which was founded in 2010 to address the growing mental health needs of the city of Kolkata and the surrounding areas. It follows a multi-disciplinary approach for diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions. The foundation runs its clinic on a daily basis which caters to a population of approximately 100 patients in a day.

 

Department of Psychiatry, Medical College, Kolkata:
It is one of the oldest psychiatry outpatient departments in the country. Medical College caters to a huge patient population from various parts of West Bengal and Eastern India. The average turnout in psychiatry OPD is about 200 patients in a day.

 

Investigators:

Dr Sujit Sarkhel
Associate Professor of Psychiatry,
Institute of Psychiatry, Kolkata
Research Consultant, Mental Health Foundation, Kolkata
Email: sujitsarkhel@gmail.com
Dr Jai Ranjan Ram
Consultant Psychiatrist and Director,
Mental Health Foundation, Kolkata
Email: groovypsych@outlook.com
Dr Goutam Bandopadhyay
Professor of Psychiatry,
Dept. of Psychiatry,
Medical College, Kolkata
Email: dr.gbandyopadhyay@gmail.com