Senior Research Fellow
Kaustubh is a consultant psychiatrist, Senior Research Fellow at the Centre, and a project co-lead for Atmiyata. He has worked on Atmiyata since its inception: first, as Co-principal Investigator through its proof-of-concept stage and then as Principal Investigator for the transition-to-scale stage. He also leads the social franchise model for this project in partnership with MAVIM. Additionally, Kaustubh coordinates the Centre’s International Diploma in Mental Health, Human Rights & Law. Kaustubh enjoys music, sleeping, and Bollywood movies in his free time.
Professional interests: Community mental health, ethics in mental health research, rights- oriented service delivery