Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute (MGMCRI)

A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY


Research Projects

Research Thrust Area

  • Physical-mental comorbidity
  • Stigma related to mental illness
  • Burden of caregivers
  • ADRs of psychotropic medications
  • Suicide

Research Projects

ProjectProject Approval DetailsStatus
Dr. Avudaiappan.S, Dr. Eswaran, Dr AshwinthJothy, Senthil Kumar M. Knowledge and attitude towards mental illness and help-seeking among a population of transgender individuals31-03-2016.Ongoing
Dr Sukanto Sarkar, Dr Rajalakshmi, Dr Eswaran. Retinal Nerve fibre layer thickness in Schizophrenia and their first degree relatives: a comparative study15.03.2019.Completed
Ms. Ektha Jain, Dr. Sivaprakash B, Dr. Karthick S, Dr. Gayathri D. Association between mental well-being of adolescents aged 10-13 years and parenting styleIRC approval obtained on 25-06-2019. Protocol s. no. 47. Awaiting IHEC approval.Ongoing
Dr Karthick S, Dr Sukanto Sarkar, Dr Eswaran S. Psychosocial moderators of help-seeking behavior in suicide attempters and their caregiversIRC approval obtained on 15-12-2018. Awaiting IHEC approval..Ongoing
Dr. Sukanto Sarkar, Dr. Sivaprakash B, Dr. Padmini. Neuroimaging abnormalities in psychiatric disorders: A retrospective and prospective studyAwaiting IRC approval.Ongoing