Prabhat Chand

Job role: 
Chief and co-ordinator
Member type: 
Educator / Academic
Policy Maker
Practitioner/Implementer
Researcher
Brief Biography: 

Working as an addiction psychiatrist and interested in prevention, early intervention and treatment of substance use disorders and related co-morbidities. My team also work in capacity building by transferring the specific clinical skills to the community health care providers by use of technology. The weekly NIMHANS ECHO session help in co-managing patients, hand holding the health care professionals and there by increasing thier self-efficacy.  

Approach: 
Task sharing
Technology
Prevention and promotion
Detection and diagnosis
Treatment, care and rehabilitation
Training, education and capacity building
Regions of interest: 
Africa
North America
Asia
Setting: 
Specialist care
Population: 
Adults
Non-communicable diseases (e.g. cancer, diabetes, stroke)
Disorders of interest: 
Alcohol/drug use disorders
Country: 
India