Psychiatry – Facility

 General Information about the department

 Teaching faculty

 Non teaching faculty

 Services

 Academic Activities

 Research Activities

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Department of Psychiatry offers both inpatient and out-patient clinical services. The services provided broadly include assessment and management of severe mental illness (schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder), common mental illness (depression, neurotic and stress related), various addictions, consultation liaison psychiatry, epilepsy and related behavioral disorders, dementia and memory related disorders, child and adolescent services. The department provides Modified Electroconvulsive therapy, Electro-Encephalogram and Narcoanalysis services. The department is successfully conducting group therapy for all patients with alcohol & other drug dependence syndrome. The department provides counseling and psychotherapy services on both inpatient and outpatients using various techniques like cognitive behavior therapy, interpersonal therapy and psychodynamic therapy.

The department has launched 24 hour suicide prevention Helpline (8277800719), which is attended by department staff. Counseling centre managed by the department provides services such as pre and post-surgery counseling, tobacco cessation services, premarital and sexual clinic, memory clinic, developmental disorder and stress management. Apart from counseling services, long term psychotherapy services for patients with mental illness are provided by both psychiatrists and psychologists.

  • OPD hours: Monday to Saturday -9am to 4.00 pm

                         Sunday – 8 AM to 1 PM

                        24/7 – Psychiatric emergency services.

                        Psychiatry helpline: 8277800719

                        E-mail ID: – kimshublipsychiatry@gmail.com

Teaching faculty

SL. NO.

NAME

QUALIFICATION

DESIGNATION

1.

Dr. Mahesh Desai

MBBS, DPM, DNB.

Professor & HOD

2

Dr. Arun Kumar C.

MBBS, MD, DPM.

Professor

3.

Dr. Sameer Belvi Mangalwedhe

MBBS, MD.

Assistant Professor

4

Dr. Shivanand  B. Hiremath

MBBS, MD.

Senior Resident

5

Dr. Sunil Yaligar

MBBS.

Senior Resident

Non teaching faculty

SL.  

NO.

NAME

DESIGNATAION

1

Mrs. Ashwini Patil

Clinical Psychologist

2

Wilson B

EEG Technician

3

Chetan

Social worker

4

Mrs. Kalpana M

Staff Nurse Incharge

5

Chetan

Steno

6

Shantamma

Group ‘D’

7

Shankramma

Group ‘D’

Services

  1. Out Patient Care
  2. In Patient Care and De-addiction,
  3. Pharmacotherapy,
  4. Electroconvulsive Therapy,
  5. Psychotherapy,
  6. Bio-Feed Back,
  7. Behavioral Therapy,
  8. Child Guidance Clinic &
  9. Sexual Dysfunction Clinic.
  10. Consultation-Liaison services

 

Academic Activities

Activities

PG (numbers/month)

Seminars

 4 per month

Journal club

 2 per month

Guest lectures

 2 per month

Case presentations

 4 per month

 

Publications

Sl. No.

Publication in Vancouver style

National/ International

1.

Desai M, Bandawar M, Kandasamy A, Benegal V. Family loading and morbidity risk of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in patients with alcohol-dependence syndrome. Indian J Psychol Med 2017;39:659-62.

National

2.

Hiremath SB, Desai M. A Study on association of depression with social support and quality of life among women living with HIV/AIDS in South India.J. Evid. Based Med. Healthc.2018;5(11),1007-1012.DOI:10.18410/jebmh/2018/207

National

3.

Hiremath SB, Desai M. A study on prevalence and correlates of depression among women living with human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome in North Karnataka. Ind Psychiatry J 2017. Accepted for publication.

National

4

Hiremath SB, Desai M. Amitriptyline induced cervical dystonia. J Sci Soc 2016;43:38-40

National

5

Shivanand B. Hiremath, Chaitra V. Hiremath, Guru S Gowda, Raveesh Bevinahalli Nanjegowda, Mahesh Desai. Novel methods to identify and address mental health issues among adolescents.  Asian Journal of Psychiatry. January 2018 Volume 31, p124–126

International

6

Hiremath SB , Desai M. A Study on association of depression with social support and quality of life among women living with HIV/AIDS in South India.J.Evid. Based med.Healthhc.2018;5(11),1007-1012.DOI:10.18410/jebmh/2018/207

National

7

Hiremath SB , Desai M.A study on prevalence and correlates of depression among women living with HIV/AIDS in North Karnataka. Ind Psychiatry J 2017. Aceepted for Publication.

National

8

Hiremath SB , Desai M. Amitriptyline induced cervical dystonia. J Sci Soc 2016;43:38-40

National

9

Shivanand B.Hiremath , Chaitra V.Hiremath, Guru S Gowda , Raveesh Bevinahalli Nanjengowda , Mahesh Desai . Novel methods to identify and address mental health issues among adolescents. Asian Journal of Psychiatry . January 2018 Volume 31 , p124-126

International Journal

10

Dr. Arunkumar C, Dr.Srinivas K.Study on lipid biomarker for depression and suicidal intent in depression.Global journal for research analysis 2017; Vol 6:Issue 11:361-366.

International Journal

11

Dr. Arunkumar C, Dr.Srinivas K, Dr.Muralidhara K A.Assessment of relationship of psychosocial factors contributing to relapse and maintenance of abstinence in patients undergoing alcohol de-addiction therapy in KIMS,HUbballi-A longitudinal study. Global journal for research analysis 2017;Vol 6:Issue 3 18-22.

International Journal

12

Arunkumar C, Kosgi S. Assessment of alcohol use contributing to relapse and maintenance of abstinence in patients undergoing alcohol de-addiction at a tertiary care centre,Hubli.J. Eid. Based Med. Healthc. 2017;4(92),5586-5591.

International Journal

13

Arunkumar C,Kosgi S. Assessment of cognitive dysfunction in essential hypertensives-a cross sectional study. J. Evid. Based Med. Healthc. 2017;4(00),5172-5175.

International Journal

14

Mangalwedhe S B, Rathi A, BhatiaM S. Historical Conceptualization, Epidemiology, Validity and Current Position of Adult ADHD as A Diagnostic Entity. Delhi Psychiatry Journal 2012; 15:(2) : 260-267.

National

15

KarSujit Kumar, AgarwalVivek, Mangalwedhe Sameer Belvi. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder with multiple Co-Morbidities – Management Issues: A Case Report. Delhi Psychiatry Journal 2012; 15:(1): 420-422.

 

 

National

16

Mangalwedhe S B, Rathi A, BhatiaM S. A Review of Clinical features Impairments, Co-morbidities, Course and Prognosis of Individuals suffering from Adult ADHD. Delhi Psychiatry Journal 2013; 16:(1): 34-44.

National

17

Mangalwedhe S B, Pandurangi A A, Pandurangi A K, Dugani R I. Anti-N-methyl-aspartate Receptor Encephalitis Presenting with Psychiatric Symptoms: A Case Report. The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. [Ahead of Print]

International

18

Mangalwedhe S B, Tripathi A, Nischal A. Tuberculosis and Psychiatric Disorders. Lucknow Medical Journal; 2011, 73-78.

National

19

Dalal P K, Sitholey P, Mangalwedhe S B. Adult Attention-Deficit/HyperactivityDisorder-A Review. Indian Journal of Behavioral Sciences 2011; 21(2): 57-67.

National

20

Mangalwedhe S B. The Psychological Consequences of Sexual Violence. Sexual assault and life beyond. Indian Institute of Sexology Bhubaneswar, June 2015; 22:26.

National

21

Mangalwedhe S B,Mahadevaiah Mahesh, PandurangiAditya, Nayak R B. Aripiprazole in the treatment of paliperidone-induced tardive dyskinesia: A case report. Journal of the Scientific Society, Vol 42 / Issue 3 / September-December 2015.

National

22

Mangalwedhe S B. Evolution of Normal Human Sexuality: A Journey through History. Indian Institute of Sexology Bhubaneswar, December 2015; 14:19.

National

23

Pandurangi AA, Pandurangi SA, Mangalwedhe SB, Mahadevaiah M. Gratification behavior in a young child: Course and management. J SciSoc 2016; 43:48-50.

National

24

Hiremath SB , Desai M. A Study on association of depression with social support and quality of life among women living with HIV/AIDS in South India.J.Evid. Based med.Healthhc.2018;5(11),1007-1012.DOI:10.18410/jebmh/2018/207

National

25

Hiremath SB , Desai M.A study on prevalence and correlates of depression among women living with HIV/AIDS in North Karnataka. Ind Psychiatry J 2017 . Accepted for Publication.

National

26

Hiremath SB , Desai M. Amitriptyline induced cervical dystonia. J Sci Soc 2016;43:38-40

National

27

Shivanand B.Hiremath , Chaitra V. Hiremath, Guru S Gowda , Raveesh Bevinahalli Nanjengowda , Mahesh Desai . Novel methods to identify and address mental health issues among adolescents. Asian Journal of Psychiatry. January 2018 Volume 31 , p124-126.

International

Conference presentations 

Sl no

Title of the presentation

Details of the conference

Name & Designation of the Presenter

1.

A clinical study of frequency and phenomenology of adult attention deficit/ hyperactivity disorder in defined adult psychiatry OPD population-Paper presentation

64th Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society; Kochi 2012.

Dr.Sameer Belvi Mangalwedhe,

2.

A case report on ADHD with multiple co morbidities-Poster presentation

63rd Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society held in January 2011 at Delhi

Dr.Sameer Belvi Mangalwedhe,

3

Anti-N-methyl-aspartate Receptor Encephalitis Presenting with Psychiatric Symptoms

 67th Annual National Conference of  Indian Psychiatric Society; Hyderabad 2015.

Dr.Sameer Belvi Mangalwedhe, Assistant professor

4

Psychosocial rehabilitation

-paper

5th Asia Pacific Conference February 2015, Bangalore

Dr.Shivanand B Hiremath,

Senior Resident

5

Paper

KANCIPS, 2015

Dr.Shivanand B Hiremath,

Senior Resident

6.

Paper

ANCIPS, 2014.

Dr.Shivanand B Hiremath ,

Senior Resident,

7.

Paper

World Congress of Mental Health at Delhi, October 2017.

Dr.Shivanand B Hiremath ,

Senior Resident

8.

Paper

SAARC PSYCON, December 2017 at Kolkata.

Dr.Shivanand B Hiremath ,

Senior Resident

9.

Paper

Mental Health Education Conference, 2018 NIMHANS.

Dr.Shivanand B Hiremath ,

Senior Resident

10.

A Cross sectional study to assess the severity of OCD and its sociodemographic determinants among the patients with Obsessive –Compulsive disorder attending psychiatry OPD in KIMS ,Hubli-   

 

Poster

ANCIPS 2019

Dr. Nishmitha T J

11.

A study on prevalence of psychiatric morbidity and quality of life among mothers of children with mental retardation attending general hospital psychiatric unit

-Poster presentation

 

 

ANCIPS 2019

 

 

Dr.Rekha H G

12

A study on the sociodemographic profile,family structure and psychiatric morbidity in the inmates of children home

-paper presentation

ANCIPS 2019

Dr.Akshatha J K

13

Community psychiatry services by general hospital psychiatry unit KIMS Hubli

-Symposium

ANCIPS 2019

Dr.Sameer Belvi Mangalwedhe,

Dr.Sagar S Garag.

Dr.Nishmitha T J

14

Antirheumatic drug induced manic episode in a case of primary Sjogren syndrome

Paper presentation

International Bipolar CME,NIMHANS 2019

 

Dr.Sagar S Garag

15

Sertraline induced mydriasis-A Rare Case report,paper presentation

WPA CONGRESS 2019

Dr.Nishmitha T J

16

Decriminalization of suicede in India

Paper presenation

WPA CONGRESS 2019

Dr.Sagar S Garag

17

A Prospective case control study comparing platlet levels and platelet indices in uncomplicated and complicated alcohol withdrawal syndrome

Poster presentation

WPA CONGRESS 2019

Dr.Sagar S Garag

18

Pathway to psychiatric care in patients with alcohol use disorder at a general hospital psychiatry unit in India

Poster presentation

WPA CONGRESS 2019

Dr.Sagar S Garag

19

Antirheumatic drug induced manic episode in a case of primary Sjogren syndrome

Poster presentation

WPA CONGRESS 2019

Dr.Sagar S Garag

20

A Study on stress coping and prevalence of psychiatric morbidity in mothers of children with mental retardation attending psychiatry outpatient department at KIMS,Hubli

Oral presentation

ANCIPS 2020

Dr.Sameer Belvi Mangalwedhe

21

A Case control observational study on serum uric acid levels in Bipolar mania attending psychiatry department at Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences,Hubli

-paper presentation

ANCIPS 2020

Dr.Nishmitha T J

22

Serum lipid levels in suicide attempters-a case control study in a tertiary care center in north Karnataka

Paper presentation

ANCIPS 2020

Dr.Sagar S Garag

23

Psychiatric morbidity and associated psychosocial factors among the inmates of state run home for women

Paper presentation

ANCIPS 2020

Dr.Saudhamini Bhat

24

Assessment of need and impact of life skills training for school students

Paper presentation

ANCIPS 2020

Dr.Saudhamini Bhat

 

Dissertations

Sl. No.

Title

Name of the student

Name of the guide

1

A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF CLINICAL PARAMETERS, PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS, DEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES CONTRIBUTING TO RELAPSE AND MAINTAINANCE OFABSTINENCE IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING ALCOHOL DEADDICTION THERAPY IN KIMS, HUBLI

Dr. MURALIDHARA K A.

Dr Mahesh Desai

2

A STUDY ON ASSOCIATION OF DEPRESSION WITH SOCIAL SUPPORT AND QUALITY OF LIFE AMONG HIV POSITIVE WOMEN

SHIVANAND B HIREMATH.

Dr Mahesh Desai

3

A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY OF CLINIC PREVELANCE OF MOOD DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLSCENTS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILTY PRESENTING TO A GENERAL HOSPITAL PSYCHIATRY UNIT,KIMS,HUBBALLI-

Dr. PRABHATH KODANCHA G

 

Dr Mahesh Desai

4

THE STUDY OF DEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES, PSYCHIATRIC MORBIDITY AND PERSONALITY  DISORDERS IN SUICIDE ATTEMPTERS IN GENERAL HOSPITA PSYCHIATRY

Dr. VISHWANATHA SHAM ALAMELA.

Dr Arunkumar C

 

5

A SHORT TERM NATURALISTIC OUTCOME STUDY OF OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDER(OCD) AT KIMS,HUBLI

 

Dr.JADA VIKRAM

Dr Mahesh Desai

6

A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF PREVALENCE OF PSYCHIATRIC MANIFESTATIONS IN PATIENTS WITH TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY AT KIMS HOSPITAL HUBLI

Dr. RAGHAVENDRA PATIL.

Dr Arunkumar C

7

PREVALENCE STUDY OF POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION AND ITS CORRELATION WITH SOCIODEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES AT A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL, KIMS, HUBLI-

Dr. MEGHAMALA S TAVARAGI.

Dr Arunkumar C

8

A STUDY ON THE PSYCHIATRIC MORBIDITY IN THE INMATES OF A CHILDREN’S HOME-

Dr. AKSHATHA  J K

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

 

 

9

A CASE CONTROL CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY TO ESTIMATE PLATELET COUNTS IN ALCOHOL WITHDRAWAL SYNDROME AT TERITIARY CARE PSYCHIATRY DEPARTMENT OF KARNATAKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES HUBBALLI.-

 

Dr. SAGAR S GARAG

 

 

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

10

A CASE CONTROL OBSERVATIONAL STUDY ON URIC ACID LEVELS IN  BIPOLAR MANIA ATTENDING PSYCHIATRY DEPARTMENT AT KARNATAKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES HUBBALLI

Dr.NISHMITHA T J

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

11

A  STUDY ON STRESS , COPING AND PREVALENCE OF PSYCHIATRIC MORBIDITY IN MOTHERS OF CHILDREN WITH MENTAL RETARDATION ATTENDING PSYCHIATRY OUT-PATIENT DEPARTMENT AT KIMS  HUBBALLI

Dr.REKHA H G

Dr.ARUN KUMAR C

12

A STUDY ON SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE ,PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS AND PSYCHIATRIC MORBIDITY AMONG INMATES OF STATE RUN HOME FOR WOMEN

Dr.SAUDHAMINI BHAT

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

13

ASSOCIATION OF 5HT 2C GENE POLYMORPHISM IN PATIENTS WITH OLANZEPINE INDUCED WEIGHT GAIN

Dr.PRABHESSH NAIR

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

14

AN OBSERVATIONAL STUDY OF ASSOCIATION OF GABA2 GENE POLYMORPHISM IN PATIENTS WITH ALCOHOL USE DISORDER

Dr.NIRANJAN ITTANAVAR

Dr.ARUN KUMAR C

15

A CROSS SECTIONAL OBSERVATIONAL STUDY TO ESTIMATE THE PREVALENCE OF EXTERNALIZING FEATURES IN CHILDREN OF PARENTS WITH ALCOHOL USE DISORDER AT TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL IN NORTH KARNATAKA

Dr.KISHAN ANWAR

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

16

A CROSS SECTIONAL OBSERVATIONAL STUDY  OF PATHWAY TO PSYCHIATRIC CARE IN PATIENTS OF FIRST EPISODE SCHIZOPHRENIA SPECTRUM AND OTHER PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS ATTENDING PSYCHIATRY DEPARTMENT AT KIMS HUBLI

Dr.ANUSHA M SWAMY

Dr.MAHESH DESAI

17

CASE CONTROL STUDY OF INSULIN RESISTANCE IN ANTIPSYCHOTIC NAÏVE PATIENTS OF FIRST EPISODE PSYCHOSIS ATTENDING DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY,KIMS,HUBLI

Dr.AKSHATHA C J

Dr.ARUN KUMAR C

18

PATHWAYS FOR EXCESSIVE SMARTPHONE USE AND ITS PSYCHOLOGICAL CORRELATES AMONG UNDERGRADUATES IN KIMS,HUBLI-A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY

Dr.ANOOP SHAHEEN

Dr.ARUN KUMAR C

 

 

CME / Workshops conducted 

 

Sl.

No.

Title

Date

Level (regional/national/ international

1.

1st ANNUAL PSYCHIATRY CME CONDUCTED IN GOLDEN JUBILEE HALL, KIMS HUBBALLI HUBBALLI

14thJune 2015

Regional  Level

2.

2ND ANNUAL PSYCHIATRY CME  CONDUCTED IN GOLDEN JUBILEE HALL, KIMS HUBBALLI

28th August 2016

Regional Level

3

3RD ANNUAL PSYCHIATRY CME CONDUCTED IN GOLDEN JUBILEE HALL, KIMS HUBBALLI  

30TH July 2017

Regional Level

4

3RD ANNUAL PSYCHIATRY CME CONDUCTED IN GOLDEN JUBILEE HALL, KIMS HUBBALLI 

 

 

14TH July 2019

 

 

 

Regional Level

 

AWARDS, ACHIEVEMENTS OF STUDENTS AND FACULTY

  • Shivanand B Hiremath, SR has been awarded with the prestigious S S Jairam Award for the best Literature creating awareness about Mental Health in Karnataka by the IPS-Karnataka Chapter for the year 2018.
  • . Rekha H G has won 1st prize for scientific presentation on neurobiology of addiction at PG CME JNMC,Belguam organized by IPS-KC in March 2019.
  • Sagar and Dr Nishmitahave won 1st prize in debate competation on topic MHCA boon or bane at  PG CME JNMC, Belguam organized by IPS-KC in March 2019.
  • Sagar and Dr Nishmita have won 1st Prize in the PG quiz conducted by IPS-KC PG CME 2020 at SMNC, Bagalkot.

 

 

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The present KARNATAKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, HUBBALLI,( K.I.M.S. HUBBALLI.) was earlier known as the KARNATAKA MEDICAL COLLEGE, HUBBALLI. It was established in AUGUST 1957.For initial few years, the college was functioning from a building which is now known as J.G.Commerce College. Later, it was shifted to the present beautiful campus comprising of 100 acres of land, situated on Pune – Bangalore National Highway, Vidyanagar, Hubballi.

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