Dr. Rahul Gupta
Center Head - Athena BHS
MD - Psychiatry
Dr. Rahul Gupta is a Psychiatrist – Center Head at Athena Behavioral Health. He is a highly accomplished and experienced psychiatrist with a passion for research.
Prior to joining Athena, Dr. Gupta worked as a medical officer and Sonologist for 1.5 years. He completed his MBBS from PGIMS Rohtak in 2016 and his MD in Psychiatry from DR SN Medical College Jodhpur and Psychiatry Centre MDM Hospital Jodhpur in 2022.
Dr. Gupta has published several research articles in leading medical journals. His research interests include crime thrillers watching behavior, self-harm behavior in opioid dependence patients, the psychological impact of COVID-19 among patients with severe mental illness, the prevalence and precipitants of aggression in admitted psychiatric patients, and peripheral non-enzymatic antioxidants in bipolar illness and schizophrenia.
In 2021, Dr. Gupta won the Gehlot Award at the Raj Psycon Annual Conference for his research on crime thriller binge-watching behavior. This award is given to the best research paper presented at the conference.
Dr. Gupta is a highly respected member of the psychiatric community. He is known for his expertise in the field and his commitment to providing high-quality care to his patients.
Here are some potential areas of research that Dr. Gupta could pursue in his new role at Athena Behavioral Health:
- The use of technology to improve the delivery of mental health services
- The development of new and innovative treatments for mental illness
- The prevention of mental illness and the promotion of mental well-being
- The intersection of mental health and physical health
- The impact of social and environmental factors on mental health
Dr. Gupta’s research could have a significant impact on the field of mental health and help to improve the lives of millions of people around the world.