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A/Prof Rathi Mahendran

MBBS (S'pore), MMed (Psych), MMEd Ed (Dundee), FAMS (Psych)

Associate Professor

Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS

Advisory Board Member

Mind Science Centre

A/Prof Rathi Mahendran is an Associate Professor at the Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS and until recently, Senior Consultant Psychiatrist at NUH. She is a member of the Mind Science Centre Advisory Board.

A/Prof Mahendran graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1980 and completed the Specialist Training in Psychiatry in 1987. She subsequently trained in the UK and the US under Health Manpower Development Plan programmes in 1989 and 1996 respectively. She was awarded Master of Medical Education from the University of Dundee (UK) in 2013.

Her interests are in psychopharmacology and medical education.  Some of Dr Rathi’s notable achievements include the Distinguished Psychiatrist Award by Singapore Psychiatric Association, awarded in 2016.

She currently practising at Mind Care Clinic.

Ongoing Research Projects

Selected Publications

Our People

ACADEMIC COMMITTEE

A/Prof Tan Chay-Hoon
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Dr Tian Cheong Sing
Senior Consultant, Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Hospital

A/Prof Ng Tze Pin
Associate Professorial Fellow & Research Director, Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

A/Prof Roger Ho
Senior Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore and National University Hospital

Dr Johnson Fam
Adjunct Associate Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
Senior Consultant, Psychiatry, Singapore General Hospital

EDUCATION TEAM

Dr Pearlene Ng
Education Director (Psychology)

Dr Rathi Mahendran
Education Director (Psychiatry)

Ms Cindy Honanta
Senior Executive (Education)

OUTREACH TEAM

Ms Maureen Rose Christabelle
Senior Executive (Dementia Asia)

Ms See Yee Thien
Senior Executive (MAELab)

Mr Shaun Low
Senior Executive (Age Well Everyday)

ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM

Ms Mae Kng
Associate Director

Ms Wileen Chen
Senior Manager (Development)

Ms Yip Gaea Huan
Senior Executive (Marketing)

RESEARCH COLLABORATORS (PAST & PRESENT)

Prof Bao Zhiming
Professor, Department of English Language and Literature

Prof Eric Taylor
Emeritus Professor, SGDP Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London

Prof Frank Verhulst
Erasmus University Medical Center at Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Prof Helen Chui
Head, Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Prof Li Chunbo
Vice President, Shanghai Mental Health Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Prof Patrick Finbarr
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry

Prof Shigenobu Kanba
Chairman, Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University

Prof Wang De Yun
Research Professor (Tenure) and Director of Research, Department of Otolaryngology

Prof Zhou Weibiao
Head of Department, Department of Food Science & Technology

A/Prof Daniel Fung
Chairman Medical Board Institute of Mental Health

A/Prof Goh Lee Gan
Associate Professor, Division of Family Medicine

A/Prof Ng Tze Pin
Associate Professorial Fellow & Research Director, Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

A/Prof Shefaly Shorey
Associate Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies

A/Prof Wong Mun Loke
Vice Dean Academic Affairs, Faculty of Dentistry

Dr B. Alan Wallace
President and Founder, Santa Barbara Institute for Consciousness Studies

Dr Cao Luwen
Senior Research Fellow

Dr Celine Wong
Consultant Psychiatrist and Assistant Professor at the Department of Psychological Medicine

Dr Feng Lei
Assistant Professor (Research)

Dr Gabriel Lee Keng Yan
Lecturer, Faculty of Dentistry

Dr Kim Jung Eun
Assistant Professor, Department of Food Science & Technology

Dr Rosalind Siah
Lecturer, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies

Dr Leoniek M Kroneman
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Mind Science Centre

Dr Say How Ong
Senior Consultant & Chief, Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Mental Health

Dr Shawn Goh
Assistant Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies

Dr Teng Jia Ying
Consultant Psychiatrist at the Department of Psychological Medicine

Dr Tian Cheong Sing
Senior Consultant Psychiatrist at the Department of Psychological Medicine

Dr Vivien Wu
Assistant Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies

Dr Wilsom Tam
Assistant Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies

Dr Yu Junhong
Research Fellow

Dr Zeng Fanmin
Research Fellow

Dr Timothy Rushil Singham
Adjunct Research Fellow

Ms Ng Siew Yee
Nurse