Talking about mental health in academia

I was oblivious to mental health disorders and illnesses for most of my life. Of course I knew about many of them, but not much more. But, as often happens, it is when your nearest and dearest suffer that you begin to take notice of issues that were not on your radar. When a close…

Mental Health in Academia – A session with Dr Sudipto Chatterjee

11 May 2018, National Centre for Biological Sciences Resource person: Dr Sudipto Chatterjee is an adjunct faculty at National Institute of Advanced Studies, and works with Parivartan Trust and Sangath. The session commenced with three anonymous accounts that were read out by the organizers and we were told of the particularly high prevalence of mental…