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In the Mind Matters column, titled “Mood disorders” published in the Horizon, the supplement with today’s The Assam Tribune, Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das wrote about “A case report on very late onset mania” by Manjunadh Muraleedharan, Sunil Suthar, and Bhupendra Singh from the current issue of the journal (July-December 2017, Volume 8 Issue 2).
Psychiatric morbidity and carcinoma cervix
Psychiatric morbidities in patients of carcinoma cervix
Adya Shanker Srivastava, Akhilesh Shukla, Sulekha Pandey, AK Asthana, Maheshwar Nath Tripathi, Balram Pandit, Jai Singh Yadav
Open J Psychiatry Allied Sci. 2017 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]. Available from: http://www.ojpas.com/get_file.php?id=32266036&vnr=304712
Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das had an interactive session in the Transit Camp of the Indo-Tibet Border Police Force (ITBPF) at Jalukbari, Guwahati.
Sexual Dysfunction and Antipsychotic
In an Interactive Workshop on Schizophrenia Management, Shyamanta Das, Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) spoke on Sexual Dysfunction and Antipsychotic at Hotel Gateway Grandeur, Guwahati.
Anubhav, the souvenir of the Gauhati Medical College Hospital Karmachari Santha (GMCHKS) is released during its 35th biennial conference held in Academic Hall, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, GMCH, Guwahati. Shyamanta Das, the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) wrote on ‘stress at workplace’.
The article, titled “Karmasthanat manoxik chap” began with mention about the journal’s editorial board member Professor Russell Franco D’Souza, MD and his International Institute of Organisational Psychological Medicine. The article also discusses the original work “A study to assess burnout among nurses of maternity department in Gauhati Medical College Hospital, Assam” by Marami Baishya and Bivarani Goswami that was published in the January-June 2016, Volume 7 Issue 1 of the journal.
Adults with obesity
Psychological well-being and weight efficacy lifestyle of adults with obesity
Harpreet Mehar, Shikha Srivastava, Ranjana Tiwari
Open J Psychiatry Allied Sci. 2017 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print]. Available from: http://www.ojpas.com/get_file.php?id=32245963&vnr=687369
Hiranya Saikia joins OJPAS®
Dr. Hiranya Saikia, M. Sc., M. Phil., Ph. D. joins the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) as Statistical Consultant. Dr. Saikia is the Senior Lecturer (Biostatistics) in the Department of Community Medicine (SPM), Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh-786 002, Assam, India.
Transgenders and parenting
In the Mind Matters column, “Transgenders and parenting” in today’s Horizon, the supplement with The Assam Tribune, Shyamanta Das, Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) discusses the original research paper, titled “A study on perceived parenting style among transgender” by Akanksha Mohta, Prasanta Kumar Roy, and Pradeep Kumar Saha, and published in the current issue (July-December 2017, Volume 8 Issue 2) of OJPAS®.
Bornali Das, Secretary of the Society for Mental Health in LAMIC (SoMHiL) wrote on “Meaningful relationships” in today’s Horizon, the supplement with The Assam Tribune.
With the patronage of Professor Hemendra Ram Phookun, HOD and the initiative of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Dr Niyati Prasad conducted a workshop on “Clinical research” in the Seminar Room of the Department of Psychiatry, Gauhati Medical College Hospital, Guwahati, Assam, India.
Dr Niyati is the Medical Director of Vertex from Paddington, London and in the workshop she covered study design, randomised controlled trial, sample size, and drug development in different phases. Dr Jyotismita Choudhury convened the workshop and the event was made lively by the participation of the following:
- Prof Shailendra Kumar Talukdar
- Dr Bobby Hmar
- Dr Shyamanta Das
- Dr Utpal Bora
- Dr Simanta Talukdar
- Dr Bishnu Baishyal
- Dr Bornali Das
- Hemanta Sharma
- Dr Juhi Gupta
- Dr Rajnikant Mehar
- Dr Sanjay Singh
- Dr Sanju Borgohain
- Dr Suranjita Mazumdar
- Dr Arundhati Bhagabati
- Dr Jita Baruah
- Dr Jyotismita Choudhury
- Dr Rajvardhan Narayan
- Dr Amlanjyoti Deb
- Dr Chayanika Chaudhury
- Dr Nilofar Rahman
- Dr Porinita Chutia
- Dr Priyam Sharma
- Dr Sasanka Kumar Kakati