Correctional Prison Psychiatry Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

General and Forensic Psychiatry, Prison Hospital, Correctional Medicine, Malpractice, Personal Injury, Suicide, Disability, PTSD, Wrongful Death, Competency, Will Contest, Fitness for Duty, Prison Death, Jail Death, IME, Self-Injurious Behavior, Impulse Disorders, Psychiatric Illnesses. Death Row, Ad Seg Offenders, Medical Doctor

 

 

Expert Witness No.1607

LICENSURE:

Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, Full Medical License

CERTIFICATION:

Board Certified in Psychiatry by the ABPN
With Added Qualifications in Forensic Psychiatry by the ABPN

EDUCATION:

2014 Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship, Oregon Health Sciences, University, Portland, Oregon
2012 Psychiatry Residency, University of Texas-HSC, Houston, Texas
2009 Psychiatry Internship, Kansas University-MC, Kansas City, Kansas
Medical Degree: M.S, Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India, 1/31/04

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

8/2012 – 8/2013 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Texas
1/2015 – 8/2015 Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry and
Behavioral Sciences, Houston, Texas

EMPLOYMENT:

8/2012 – 8/2013 Inpatient Attending Psychiatrist, University of Texas – Harris County Psychiatric Center, Houston, Texas
10/2014 – 12/2014 Psychiatrist, Richmond State Supported Living Center. Richmond, Texas
1/2015 – 8/2016 Forensic Psychiatrist, UT-Harris County Psychiatric Center Competency Restoration Unit, Houston, Texas
18/2016 – Current Staff Psychiatrist, UTMB-CMC Jester IV Prison Hospital, Richmond, TX

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS / COMMITTEES:

Physicians for Human Rights – Asylum Network
Human Trafficking Curriculum Committee at Baylor Medical College

AWARDS AND HONORS:

Ranked #1 in the residency program on the Psychiatry Residency In-Service Training Exam (PRITE) 2010-2011

PUBLICATIONS:

How to Reverse and Prevent Heart Disease and Cancer, 1994
Research:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center – Participated in the initial phases of role of massage on depression study, 2006
  • CHAI Study – Indian Doctors Association of Houston Coronary artery disease among Houston Asian Indians, 2005
  • Carpal Tunnel Glove product evaluation utilizing biofeedback and EMG readings, 1996

PRESENTATIONS:

  • Treatment Resistant Depression Grand Rounds, University of Texas Health Science, Center, 2012, Houston Texas
  • Psychiatry 101 Lecture, Willamette University College of Law, 3/2014, Salem Oregon
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychiatry Lecture, Willamette University College of Law, 3/2014, Salem Oregon
  • Forensic Psychiatry: An Introduction Resident Lecture, University of Texas Health Science Center, May 2015, Houston Texas
  • Civil Forensic Psychiatry Resident Lecture, University of Texas Health Science Center, May 2015, Houston Texas
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