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psychiatry educator

Savita Malhotra, Indian psychiatry educator. World Health Organization fellow, to United States and United Kingdom, 1991; recipient British Council award, 1984, 91-93.


Malhotra, Savita was born on January 21, 1951 in Kalka, Haryana, India. Daughter of Shiam Sunder Lall and Indra Gupta.


Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Science, Medical College, Simla, India, 1973. Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry, Pgimer, Chandigarh, India, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Pgimer, 1985.

MAMS, member National Academy Medical Sciences, Delhi, India, 1990.


Junior resident, Pgimer, 1974-1976; senior resident, Pgimer, 1977-1979; lecturer, Pgimer, 1979-1982; assistant professor, Pgimer, 1982-1985; associate professor, Pgimer, 1986-1987; professor, Pgimer, since 1987.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: (book) Child Mental Health in India, 1992. Contributor research articles to professional journals.


Board of directors Child & Women Development Corporation, 1996. Executive member Indian Council for Child Welfare, 1996. Secretary-general Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 1991-1999.

Adjunct secretary International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Geneva, 1995. Fellow Indian Association for Social Psychiatry (vice president 1996-1997), Indian Psychiatric Society.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Indian classical vocal music, traveling.


Married Anil Malhotra, March 12, 1979.

Shiam Sunder Lall

Indra Gupta

Anil Malhotra