Dr. Shamsah Sonawalla

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MBBS, MD - Psychiatry

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Dr. Shamsah Sonawalla is Associate Director of Psychiatry Research and Consultant Psychiatrist at the Jaslok Hospital and Research Center, Mumbai; founder, TransMag Well-Being Clinic, Mumbai, and former Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, U.S.A. and Duke University Medical Center, U.S.A. Dr. Sonawalla is a practicing psychiatrist for over 15 years, and has a rich and extensive clinical and research experience in this field across India and the United States. At Harvard, she did pioneering work in depression and received several prestigious awards for the same, including the NARSAD Young Investigator Award. Her department at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, was voted number one department of psychiatry in the United States for over 16 consecutive years by U.S. News. Dr. Sonawalla has over 100 publications to her credit in national and international journals..

Peddar Road, Mumbai

TransMag Well-Being Clinic

Vasant Building, 1st floor, # 6., Landmark: Opposite Activity School, Above Khoja Florist, Mumbai

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Mon - Fri

11:00 - 07:00

Sat

11:00 - 05:00

3500

Peddar Road, Mumbai

Jaslok Hospital

15, Dr. G.Deshmukh Marg, Pedder Road, Landmark: Near Mahalakshmi Temple, Mumbai

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+ 6

Wed, Fri

03:00 - 04:00

1600

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, 1990
MD - Psychiatry - Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, 1995

Experience

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1991 - 1995 Resident in Psychiatry at B.Y.L. Nair Hospital
1997 - 1999 Postdoctoral Fellowship at Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
1999 - 2000 Instructor in Psychiatry at Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
2001 - 2007 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
2007 - 2011 Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Duke University Medical Centre, Durham, NC, USA

Awards and Recognitions

NARSAD Young Investigator Award, USA - 2002
New Investigator Award, NCDEU, USA - 1999
Distinguished Alumnus Award, Jaihind College, Mumbai - 2005
Bombay Psychiatry Society President's Award for best paper - 1996
Bhagwat Award for best paper, Indian Psychiatric Society - 1995

Memberships

Indian Psychiatric Society
American Psychiatric Association

Registrations

67385 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1991
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