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Odia Doctor Gets Best Young Psychiatrist (East Zone) Award

24 September 2019


Bhubaneswar: Capital based Prof (Dr) Amrit Pattojoshi was accorded with the R.B. Davis Oration Award by the Indian Psychiatrics Society (IPS) East Zone branch for the year 2019( Best Young Psychiatrist of the zone) at CEZIPS 2019 held at Port Blair.

The event was held on September 21 and criteria for the award was recognition and standing among fellow psychiatrists in the zone, contribution to research, training and teaching in psychiatry, contribution in the organization and to the service and development of the fraternity.

Dr Pattojoshi is HOD of Psychiatry at Hi-Tech Medical College, Bhubaneswar and is also the chief consultant psychiatrist at Healing Touch, AMRI and Kar clinic. Additionally, he also contributes as the Editor of Odisha Journal Of Psychiatry.

In the past, the doctor has several accolades such as Rajdhani Shree Samman, Bologarh Samman, Jatiya Seva Ratna Samman, and Mother Teresa award among others.