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consultant , Psychiatrist

Jawahar Lal Cakravarti, Indian psychiatrist, consultant. Achievements include research in effect of various deprivations on growth of psychological development of children of Jehangir Puri, a resettlement colony of Delhi for economically deprived.

Background

Cakravarti, Jawahar Lal was born on August 9, 1946 in RawalPindi, India. Son of Vidya Sagar and Sushil Kumari Chakravarti.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Punjab University, India, 1971. Diploma in Psychological Medicine, Royal College Physicians, London, 1974.

Career

House clinician Safderjang Hosp, New Delhi, 1971. Psychiatrist Bangur Hospital, Edinburgh, 1972—1973. Registrar, general adulty psychiatry Hartwood Hill Hospital, Lanarkshire, England, 1974.

Registrar, general hospital psychiatry Whippscross Hospital, London, 1974—1975. Senior registrar, adult psychiatry Cheadle Royal Hospital, Chesire, England, 1976. Consultant general psychiatry Hindurao Hospital, Delhi, 1976—1978.

Locum consultant general psychiatry Watford General Hospital, England, 1978. Head department adult psychiatry Hindurao Hospital, Delhi, 1978—1988. Consultant, head department psychiatry Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, 1988—1992.

Medical superintendent, senior consultant general adult psychiatry Ramchand Memorial Hospital, since 1992. Visiting lecturer, department social works Delhi University, 1978—1987. Managing director Sun Dial Infotech Private Ltd., New Delhi, since 2005, Lotus Technosoft Private Ltd., Noida, India, Lotus Mechnotech Private Ltd., Manesar, Haryna, India.

Specialist, consultant civil and criminal courts, Delhi.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in effect of various deprivations on growth of psychological development of children of Jehangir Puri, a resettlement colony of Delhi for economically deprived.

Membership

Honorary consultant drug abuse Delhi Drug Deaddiction Society, 1977—1988. Honorary consultant child guidance clinic child psychiatry Delhi University, 1978—1988. Member Human Rights Society, 1988—2001.

Member of Punjabi Bagh Society, Royal College Psychiatry, American Society Psychiatric Medicine. (honorary), Indian Academy Medical Sciences (life), Indian Medical Association (life), Punjabi Bagh Club (life).

Connections

Married Raj Kathuria Chakravarti, May 30, 1970. Children: Samir Chakravarti, Gagan Chakravarti.

father:
Vidya Sagar

mother:
Sushil Kumari Chakravarti

spouse:
Raj Kathuria Chakravarti

child:
Samir Chakravarti Cakravarti

child:
Gagan Chakravarti Cakravarti