Mens Sana Monographs
BPS PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS 1987
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 52--58

Postgraduate Training in Psychiatry in India with Focus on Mumbai


Ramesh R Patel 
 Retd. Honorary Psychiatrist and Professor of Psychiatry, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital and T.N. Medical College, Mumbai - 400 008, Maharashtra; Consultant Psychiatrist, Bhatia Hospital, Tardeo, Mumbai, India 400 007; Children's Aid Society; Umarkhadi Observation Home, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Ramesh R Patel
B-54, Seema Apartments, Bullock Road, Bandstand, Bandra [West], Mumbai 400050
India

The present article traces the formation of the Indian Psychiatric Society and the progress of post-graduate training in psychiatry in India in general and Mumbai in particular. It covers the standard of psychiatric education, the goals and recommendations for improvisation of residency programmes, and the future of post-graduate psychiatric training.


How to cite this article:
Patel RR. Postgraduate Training in Psychiatry in India with Focus on Mumbai.Mens Sana Monogr 2015;13:52-58


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Patel RR. Postgraduate Training in Psychiatry in India with Focus on Mumbai. Mens Sana Monogr [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 Oct 24 ];13:52-58
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