B. N. Gangadhar

B.N. Gangadhar, MD, is a professor of psychiatry at the National Institute of Mental Health and NeuroSciences (NIMHANS), where he heads the Advanced Center for Yoga. He has served with NIMHANS since 1981, and has special interest in somatic therapies, yoga, schizophrenia, and community mental health. He has published more than 200 scientific articles in national and international peer-reviewed journals, and serves as coeditor of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica and the Asian Journal of Psychiatry. A fellow in the National Academy of Medical Sciences in India, he has received the CV Raman award and the BC Roy award from the government of Karnataka.