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All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Dr. Gagan Hans

                                                                                 

Name

Dr.Gagan Hans

Designation

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
  1. Govt. Medical College, Srinagar (2001-2007)

 

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) Psychiatry
  1. Govt. Medical College, Srinagar (2009-2012)

 

Experience

1. Senior Residency

  • Lady Hardinge Medical College and Smt.S.K Hospital, New Delhi (Jan 2013 – Jan 2016). 

       2. Assistant Professor

  • North Delhi Municipal Corporation Medical College &Hindurao Hospital, Delhi (Feb-Nov 2016) 
  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (Nov 2016-July 2020) 

3.Associate Professor

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (July 2020 onwards) 

Areas of Interest

  • Common Mental Disorders
  • Biological Psychiatry
  • Community Psychiatry 

Awards and Honours

  • Young Psychiatrist Track Award 2016 at the XXII Congress of the World Association of Social Psychiatry, New Delhi, India.
  • Travel Scholarship Award to attend 6th Young Psychiatrist Network Meeting at Bohnice, Prague, Sept 2017.
  • Invited Co- Editor: Special Theme Issue on “Student Wellness” of Indian Journal of Social Psychiatry. May-June 2021. 

Posts, Memberships and Fellowships

Fellowship –

  • Fellow Membership of Indian Psychiatric Society at 70th Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society 2018 at Ranchi, Jharkhand.
  • Fellow Membership of Indian Association for Social Psychiatry at 25th Annual National Conference of Indian Association for Social Psychiatry 2018 at Rohtak, Haryana. 

Membership of – 

• Delhi Psychiatric Society (DPS)

• Indian Medical Association (IMA)

• Indian Psychiatric Society - North Zone (IPS-NZ) 

Special Clinics

Common Mental Disorders Clinic: One of the consultants in charge of a special clinic on Tuesdays for difficult to treat Common Mental Disorders

Community service& Welfare activities

  • Public Lecture on World Suicide Prevention Day. “Suicide Prevention and Psychological First Aid”10th September 2016. North DMC Medical College &Hindurao HospitalDelhi, India.
  • Provided Specialist Excerpts in an article in India Today on 9th September 2018 on Domestic Violence to increase public awareness. 
  • Member Secretary of Student Wellness Activities Committee at AIIMS, New Delhi.
  • Posted in management team of Covid-19 patients in New Private Ward, Burns and Plastic Surgery ward and Trauma center.
  • Online Lecture on “Psychological Issues among students in Covid 19” as part of Psychological Counselling Cell Program under MANODARPAN Program of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, 27th November 2020. Govt. Degree College, Billawar, UT of Jammu, India.
  • Provided Specialist Excerpts in an article in NIKKEI ASIA “COVID and Asia’s kids: Overlooked victims suffer stress or worse” on 18th March 2020 comparing the impact of the covid 19 pandemic across the various countries in Asia.
  • Presented Public lectures and exhibitions for community awareness towards mental illness.
  • Provided specialist services at IIT Delhi Hospital.
  • Contributed to development of information material (posters/ banners/ audio-visual material) for public on awareness on issues related to mental health as part of the AIIMS Institute Day activities.
  • Conducted audit of various mental health facilities (Public and Private) in the Delhi NCR (national capital region) regarding implementation of the Mental Health Care Act (MHCA), 2017.
  • Online Lectures on “Psychological Issues among students in Covid 19” as part of Psychological Counselling Cell Program under MANODARPAN Program of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India.
  • Public Lecture on “Mental health in COVID-19 Virus Pandemic” on World Mental Health Day, 9th October 2021, JLNM Auditorium, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. 

Research Projects

AIIMS Intramural Grant

  • H1-MR spectroscopy-based evaluation of metabolic abnormalities in right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in patients with obsessive compulsive disorder- a pilot study. 2017-19 
  • H1-MR Spectroscopy based evaluation of metabolic abnormalities in anterior cingulate cortex, hippocampus, and amygdala in treatment naïve patients with unipolar and bipolar depression and its relationship with peripheral glutaminase. 2019-21
  • Peripheral inflammatory cytokines in Generalized Anxiety Disorder: A Case-controlled study.2021-23
  • An fMRI study on Impulsivity and Inhibitory control in male problematic internet pornography users.2020-21 (Co-PI) 

 ExtramuralGrant

  • Elucidating the structural, neurobiological changes and identification of non-invasive biomarkers using magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy in major depressive disorder. 2020-2023 (Co-PI)

Psychiatric morbidity and its early antecedents in the New Delhi Birth Cohort.2018-2021 (Co-PI)

Publications

  • Sharan P, Hans G. The culture of Medicine and Student Wellness. Indian Journal of Social Psychiatry: Special theme Issue on Student Wellness. 2021; 37(2): 139-142. 
  • Sharan P, Hans G. Cultural issues related to ICD-11 mental, behavioural, and neurodevelopmental disorders. Consortium Psychiatricum. 2021; 2 (2):8-17. doi:10.17816/CP67 
  • Hans G. Psychosocial Issues in Transplant Surgery. In Chadda RK, Sarkar S (Eds) Handbook of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry. New Delhi: Department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, New Delhi 2021: 129-138. 
  • Hans G. Coordinating Services for Healthcare Personnel with COVID-19. In Chadda RK, Sood M, Deep R (Eds) Covid 19 Pandemic and Mental Health: Experiences of Organising Services at a Tertiary Care Healthcare Institution. New Delhi: Department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, New Delhi 2021: 31-33. 
  • Gupte S, Hans G, Gomez EM. Autistic Spectrum Disorders. In Gupte S (Ed) Long and Short cases in Pediatrics. Mumbai: Treelife Media 2021: 26-31. 
  • Kathiresan P, Rao R, Narnoli S, Hans G, Sharan P. Adjuvant Trazodone for Management of Protracted Delirium Tremens. Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine. 2020;42(4):391-393. 
  • Hans G, Gupte N, Faheem A, Angmo D. Acute Psychological Effects in the times of Covid-19 Pandemic. Delhi Ophthalmology Society Times, Covid-19 SpecialJan-Feb 2020; 25(4): 65-68.  
  • Rajhans P, Hans G, Kumar V, Chadda RK. Interpersonal psychotherapy for patients with mental disorders. Indian J Psychiatry 2020; 62: S201-12. 
  • Basu D, Hans G. Social impact of terrorism and extremism. In Chadda RK, Kumar V, Sarkar S (Ed) Social Psychiatry: Principles and Clinical Perspectives 1/e, New Delhi: Jaypee 2019: 458-468. 
  • Bhatnagar A, Gupta SK, Hans G, Vikas H, Garg N, Pandey V. A Study on Prevalence of Domestic Violence among Women in Servant’s Quarters of a Tertiary Care Hospital in North India. Int J Res Foundation Hosp HealthcAdm 2018; 6(2):57-62. 
  • Sagar R, Hans G. Domestic Violence and Mental Health. Journal of Mental Health and Human Behaviour 2018; 23: 2-3. 
  • Sagar R, Hans G. Integrating mental health services delivery for children and adolescents in developing countries. Journal of Mental Health and Human Behaviour 2017; 22: 80-82. 
  • Sharma M, Singh T, Hans G, Gupte S. Developmental, Behavioral and Psychiatric Disorders. In Gupte S (Ed) The Short Textbook of Pediatrics 12th Edition. New Delhi: Jaypee 2016:96-115. 
  • Hans G, Gupte S, Gomez EM. Development. In Gupte S (Ed) The Short Textbook of Pediatrics 12th Edition. New Delhi: Jaypee 2016:84-95. 
  • Hans G, Gupte S, Gupte N. Enuresis: Therapeutic Trends. In Gupte S (Ed) Recent Advances in Pediatrics-24: Hot Topics. New Delhi: Jaypee 2015: 327-339. 
  • Hans G, Gupte S, Ahmed S, Geme AW. PANDAS, CANS and PANS: Current and Future Perspectives. In Gupte S (Ed) Recent Advances in Pediatrics-23: Hot Topics. New Delhi: Jaypee 2015: 413-425. 
  • Hans G, Gupte S, Reddy P. Autism Spectrum Disorders: Current Concepts, Concerns and Controversies. In Gupte S (Ed) Recent Advances in Pediatrics-23: Hot Topics. New Delhi: Jaypee 2015: 400-412. 
  • Hans G, Dar MM, Psychiatric co-morbidity in patients suffering from cancer and its relationship to disease awareness, Delhi Psychiatry Journal 2015; 18,1: 40-47. 
  • Hans G. Sleep Disorders in Children and Adolescents. In Gupte S (Ed) Recent Advances in Pediatrics-22: Hot Topics. New Delhi: Jaypee 2014: 409-425. 

PUBLICATIONS (Conference Abstracts) 

  • Sharan P, Deb KS, Hans G. Ketamine use in treatment resistant depression. Symposium. Indian J Psychiatry 2019; 61, Suppl S3:390-439 
  • Jangra J, Shukla T, Hans G. A narrative review of creativity and mood disorders. E-Poster. Indian J Psychiatry 2019; 61, Suppl S3:521-631. 
  • Kathiresan P, Rao R, Narnoli S, Hans G, Sharan P. Successful Management of a case of Protracted Delirium Tremens. Oral Papers Final. Indian J Psychiatry 2019; 61, Suppl S3:452-520. 
  • Hans G, Patil V, Ganesh R. Domestic violence, and Mental Health in Digital age. Symposia. Indian Journal of Soc Psychiatry 2019; 4: 268.
  •  Deb KS, Verma R, Kedia S, Hans G. Community preparedness in disaster: how to minimize post disaster psychological sequelae. Symposia. Indian J Soc Psychiatry 2018; 34:342-6.
  • Hans G, Sharan P, Parmar A. Newer insights in neurobiology of OCD using Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (1H-MRS). Symposia. Indian J Psychiatry 60 (Supplement 1), February 2018; S34.

Presentations at Conferences, Workshops, CMEs

 

  • Suicide Prevention and Psychological First Aid. Public Lecture on World Suicide Prevention Day. 10th September 2016. North DMC Medical College &Hindurao Hospital Delhi, India. 
  • Schizophrenia and its Management. 1st CME for Medical Officers, Common Psychiatric Disorders, and their management. 18th September 2017. North DMC Medical College &Hindurao Hospital, Delhi, India. 
  • Ketamine use in treatment resistant Depression. 42nd Annual Conference Indian Psychiatric Society North Zone 2017. 7th October 2017. Palika Kendra, NDMC, New Delhi, India. 
  • Newer insights in neurobiology of OCD using Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (1H-MRS). 70th Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society 2018. 7th February 2018. Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. 
  • Principles of Handling Psychiatric Co-morbidities in Non-Communicable Diseases: Conclusions & Public Health Perspectives. National CME on Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. 9th April 2018. Conference Hall, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. 
  • Burnout and Work-Life Balance. Wellness Program for Post Graduate Trainees. 9th August 2018 & 9th March 2019. Board Room, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. 
  • Disaster Management at policy level: What we have achieved and what can be done. National Conference of Indian Association of Social Psychiatry. 16th – 18th November 2018. Pt BD Sharma University of Health Sciences Rohtak, Haryana, India. 
  • Personality disorders, Psychosexual and gender identity disorders, Miscellaneous. Workshop on Providing Feedback to MCI for Undergraduate Curriculum; 5th December 2018. Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. 
  • Ketamine use in treatment resistant Depression. 71st Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society. 31st – 3rd February 2019. Indira Gandhi Pratishthan, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. 
  • Innovation in the care of SMDs: Young Mental Health Professionals. Strengthening Home-based care for Severe Mental Disorders in General Hospital Settings. 27th April,2019. Conference Hall, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. 
  • H1-MR spectroscopy-based evaluation of metabolic abnormalities in right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in patients with obsessive compulsive disorder- a pilot study. 19th WPA World Congress of Psychiatry. 21st – 24th August 2019. Lisbon, Portugal. 
  • Test anxiety, stress, and coping. Orientation for 1st Semester MBBS students9th September 2019. AIIMS Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh. 
  • Let there be time…Work-life balance, time management. Wellness Program for Post-Graduate Trainees. 24th October 2019. Dr. Ramalinga Swamy Board Room, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. 
  • Management of Addictive Disorders in India: status. XXI Annual Conference of the International Society of Addiction Medicine, 2019. 14th November 2019. New Delhi, India. 
  • Domestic Violence and Mental Health in Digital Age             National Conference of Indian Association for Social Psychiatry 201930th November 2019            Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. 
  • Neuroimaging in Psychiatry: Past, present, and future. The 72nd Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society, 2020. 24th January 2020   Kolkata, West Bengal, India. 
  • Conflict within health care system. Workshop on Communication Skills for Nurses. 21st February 2020. MS Seminar Room, AIIMS, New Delhi. 
  • Let there be time…Work-life balance, time management. Wellness Program for Post-Graduate Trainees. 15th & 22nd March 2021JLNM Auditorium, AIIMS, New Delhi, India. 
  • Caring for the carers: Psychosocial impact of COVID 19 on mental health professionals and possible interventions. WASP Asia Pacific Hybrid Conference, 16th – 18th September 2021, New Delhi, India.

 

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