Prof. Dr. Amit Kumar Bhattacharyya (Head of the Department)


Name Prof. (Dr.) Amit Kumar Bhattacharya
Qualification MBBS, MD
Designation Professor & HOD
Email ID
Area of Interest Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychopharmacology, Child &Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Presented Symposium in ANCIPS 2020,Kolkata
  • Presented paper in IPS (Indian Psychiatric Society) Conference in Bhubaneswar.
  • Member of Anti ragging committee of IPGME&R.
  • Examiner of various examinations including MD and Phd theory and practical examinations of West Bengal University of Health Sciences.
  • Thesis Guide to many MD, MPhil, MSc nursing trainees.
  • Chaired many academic sessions and conferences and speaker at many national, international and state level CMEs and conferences.
  • Speaker and Attended and Chaired sessions in Bicentennial Celebration of establishment of IOP” (1817 to 2017).


  • Dubey, Mahua; Ray, Paramita; Ghosh, Ritwik; Mithcell, alex; Bhttacharya, Amit Kumar; Dhar, Prodibto; Chatterjee, Subham; Chatterjee, Shubhankar; Dubey, Souvik; Benito- leon, Julian. Health-Realted Quality of Lifeand /Perceived Stress in Primary Caregivers of Children and Adolescents with Mental Retardation and Attention deficit Hyperactive Disorder. Journal of Patients Experience.Manuscript ID : JPX-21-0256 (Accepted for Publication)
  • Sabornee Karmakar, Prasanta K Roy, Amit K Bhattacharya. Mental Health and Psychosocial Impact of Type 1 /diabetes in adolescent of Low-Socio Economic Strata-A Qualitative Study. Journal of Projective Psychology & Mental Health.2021 July; 24(2).
  • Das, Ranjan & Singh, Om & Mallick, Asim & Thakurta, Rajarshi & Ali, S. & Bhattacharya, Amit. (2021). Prevalence and Nature of Sexual Dysfunction in Patients of Type 2 Diabetes. Eastern Journal of Psychiatry. 17. 31-36. 10.5005.