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■ Prof.M. Thirunavukarasu

Born In 1952, in a small village in Tamilnadu, India.Graduated  M.B.B.S, from Thanjavur Medical college, Thanjavur In 1974.Had the post graduate training from Madras medical college Chennai, India.D.P.M in1979 and M.D.Psychiatry in 1981.Had post doctoral training in  Jewish hospital attached  to Washington University in St. Louis. Missouri, USA.in 1988.During that had exposure in the recent advances in the management of Alcoholism and Chemical dependency.

After post graduation Since 1981 he was working in Madras Medical College, Chennai in the department of Psychiatry.He served both nin the mental hospital set up as well general hospital set up.Madras Medical college is a Bi centenary  Medical school with Under graduate and post graduate training for Medical and Paramedical courses.During that time he participated in lot of research activities including drug trials.Then he moved to Stanley medical college, Chennai as Head and Prof of Psychiatry.There his services was developed into  multi faceted levels.He served two terms as member of the Senate in the Tamilnadu Dr MGR medical university. Served One term as Member of the Governing Council of the prestigious Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University.He served two terms as President of the faculties of Medicine in the same universities. Under this university there are more than 400 institution of health sciences of different disciplines. During his tenure he did lot of improvements related to curriculum in medical specialities.

He served as Examiner, Inspector for the discipline of Psychiatry almost most of the institutions in India.

 He has published, authored, and edited books for the students of Psychiatry.

He has published lot of Books in the local vernacular promoting Mental health in the general population.Those books are best selling ones.One of the book was awarded as best book of the year 1998 by the Government of Tamilnadu.He has done more than 1000 appearances in the electronic media  and mass media.promoting mental health.

He has attended, participated, Presented papers in national, and international conferences. Organized conferences at regional , national level conferences of Indian Psychiatric Society. He was the organizing Secretary of Three national Conferences.

 His services during the Tsunami relief operations in Sri Lanka was appreciated by WHO.

Now He is working as Head and Prof Of Psychiatry in SRM medical College and research Centre attached to SRM university, India.

At present he is the President of the Indian Psychiatric Society.




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