The Department of Neurology and Psychiatry will host Grand Rounds from 8-9 a.m. Thursday, July 7, in Schwitalla Hall, 1402 So. Grand Blvd., Lecture Hall 1, St. Louis, MO 63104. The entrance is only through the Learning Resource Center (LRC).
Anjan Bhattacharyya, MD, will present "Acute Confusional States/Coma."
Please note that attendance is required for all residents in the Department of Neurology and Psychiatry.
Bhattacharyya is assistant professor in the departments of neurology and psychiatry, as well as internal medicine. He directs the psychiatric consultation-liaison service at SLU Hospital.
He is board certified in internal medicine, psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine. Prior to coming to SLU he was on faculty at the University of Iowa where he served as the director of an integrated internal medicine-psychiatry residency program, ran an integrated internal medicine-psychiatry clinic and developed a collaborative care program for improving the management of common psychiatric problems in the primary care clinics at the Iowa City VA Medical Center.
Bhattacharyya's interests are in integrated treatment of patients who suffer from both physical and psychiatric problems. He is the immediate past president of the Association of Medicine and Psychiatry.