Vision Psy 2030

The Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das was one of the judges along with Shiv Gautam, Hemendra Ram Phookun, and Simanta Talukdar in “Is bioequivalence ‘sufficient’ for comparing original drugs, branded generics and generics? – Dialog between Pharmaceuticals & Rx’ers”, titled Vision Psy 2030 and moderated by Jayanta Das at the 22nd Annual National Conference of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (ANCIAPP 2021) in Radisson Blu, Guwahati.

ePoster of ANCIAPP 2021

Shyamanta Das, the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) and Abhijit Kalita chaired the ePoster session of the 22nd Annual National Conference of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (ANCIAPP 2021) in Radisson Blu, Guwahati.

Case vignette – child psychiatry

Advisory Board Member of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Dipesh Bhagabati and the Editor-in-Chief of OJPAS®, Shyamanta Das chaired the ‘Case vignette – child psychiatry’ by Johann Philip in the 22nd Annual National Conference of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (ANCIAPP 2021) at Radisson Blu, Guwahati.

eSouvenir of ANCIAPP 2021

The eSouvenir of the 22nd Annual National Conference of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (ANCIAPP 2021) is released during the inaugural ceremony. Suresh Chakravarty (Advisory Board Member of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences [OJPAS®]), Shyamanta Das (Editor-in-Chief of OJPAS®), Uddip Talukdar (Executive Editor of OJPAS®), Simanta Talukdar, Vijay Gogoi, Dipjyoti Bora, and Samrat Singh Bhandari (Associate Editor of OJPAS®) are the editors of the eSouvenir.

Innovations in simplicity

The Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das spoke on ‘ABCD of child psychiatry: innovations in simplicity’ in a scientific session chaired by S Gojendra Singh in the 46th Annual Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society, Eastern Zonal Branch (CEZIPS 2021) at Agartala, Tripura.

CEZIPS 2021 symposium

Harshvardhan Sampath and Shyamanta Das, the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) chaired the symposium where Niska Sinha spoke on ‘Practice of women mental health after COVID era: what lies ahead’, Debadatta Mahapatra spoke on ‘Neuropsychiatric disorders post COVID… challenges for future’, and Archana Singh spoke on ‘Children and adolescent in aftermath of COVID 19: challenges ahead and innovation to handle education and behaviour’ in the 46th Annual Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society, Eastern Zonal Branch (CEZIPS 2021) at Agartala, Tripura.

Concerns and pain of lockdowns

‘Concerns and pain of lockdowns’ is the title of this fortnight’s Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune that focuses on the letter to editor, “Psychological concerns and musculoskeletal pain amidst the COVID-19 lockdown” by Shijo John Joseph, Sheikh Shoib, Thejaswi SG, and Samrat Singh Bhandari, and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Neurobiology of functional pain

Shyamanta Das, the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) spoke on ‘Neurobiology of functional pain’ in Mid Term CME 2021 of Indian Psychiatric Society, Odisha State Branch at Bhubaneswar.

eSouvenir

The 22nd Annual National Conference of the Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (ANCIAPP 2021) is going to be organised by the IAPP Assam State Branch in Hotel Radisson Blu, Guwahati with the theme of “Newer Approaches and Innovations in Clinical Practice” during 18-21 November 2021.

An eSouvenir will be released to commemorate the event. The Souvenir Committee in chaired by Dr. S. Chakravarty with Dr. Shyamanta Das, Dr. Uddip Talukdar, Dr. Simanta Talukdar, Dr. Vijay Gogoi, and Dr. Dipjyoti Bora as members.

Uniformity of Articles

Scientific article on the theme of newer approaches and innovation in clinical practice as well as on subjects of contemporary relevance with recent developments is welcome. We also welcome essay, prose, poem, drawing, and photograph. The article is preferred to be within 2000 words, prepared in word format (.doc or .docx), and send by 8 November 2021 as email attachment to academypublisher@outlook.com with the Vancouver reference style.

Stigma within stigma

Shyamanta Das, the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) in the fortnightly Mind Matters column, titled ‘Stigma within stigma’ in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune discusses the letter to editor, “How the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) could have a quivering impact on mental health?” by Shijo John Joseph, Gunaseelan P, Samrat Singh Bhandari, and Sanjiba Dutta, and published in July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.