Pai, Nagesh B. Professor

Professor and Academic Leader of Psychiatry and Chair of Phase 2

  • Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute
  • Centre for Translational Neuroscience
  • Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
  • School of Medicine
  • Senior Clinical Academic, Specialist Mental Health Services for Older Persons - Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
  • Visiting Professor of Psychiatry - SRM University, India
  • Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry & Medical Education - Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Overview


After completing his MBBS at Manipal University in India, he completed  his residency training  in Psychiatry in NIMHANS, Bangalore. He later obtained his Post Graduate Diploma in Psychological Medicine and Doctor of Medicine where he was awarded a Silver Jubilee Award for the Best Outgoing Student of the Year.

Subsequently, he completed his Diplomate of National Board in Psychiatry and received the Certificate of Completion of Training from Specialist Training Authority (STA) of the Medical Royal Colleges (UK) in General Adult Psychiatry. He accomplished his post graduate training in Medical Education and in Health Service Research and Development at the University of Wollongong.He was awarded International Distinguished Fellow of American Psychiatric Association for his significant contributions to the psychiatric profession in administration, teaching, scientific and scholarly publications, volunteering in mental health and mental activities of social significance, and community involvement and clinical excellence.

Top Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Member Of


Selected Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Potential Supervision Topics


  • Mental Health

    Psychopharmacology - Antipsychotics side effects

    Schizophrenia

    Medical Education

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Improving the treatment of Schizophrenia by addressing cognitive impairment and the metabolic side-effects of antipsychotic drugs
    Master of Philosophy Effects of Antipsychotic Treatment on the Expression of BDNF in the Rats Raj, Ranjith
    Doctor of Philosophy Comorbidity of serious mental illness and type 2 diabetes- Do neighbourhoods mattes? Walsan, Ramya

Reviewer Of


Professional Service Activities


Full Name


  • 209902 Nagesh Pai, 209902

Mailing Address


  • Professorial Unit, Level8 Block C

    The Wollongong Hospital

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2500

    Australia

Fax


  • +61 2 4253 4838

Top Publications


Member Of


Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Mental Health

    Psychopharmacology - Antipsychotics side effects

    Schizophrenia

    Medical Education

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Improving the treatment of Schizophrenia by addressing cognitive impairment and the metabolic side-effects of antipsychotic drugs
    Master of Philosophy Effects of Antipsychotic Treatment on the Expression of BDNF in the Rats Raj, Ranjith
    Doctor of Philosophy Comorbidity of serious mental illness and type 2 diabetes- Do neighbourhoods mattes? Walsan, Ramya

Reviewer Of


Professional Service Activities


Full Name


  • 209902 Nagesh Pai, 209902

Mailing Address


  • Professorial Unit, Level8 Block C

    The Wollongong Hospital

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2500

    Australia

Fax


  • +61 2 4253 4838