Pandey is professor of psychiatry and director of the Mood Disorders and Suicide Research program, one of the only research programs of its kind studying the neurobiological causes of teen suicide.
Chicago — Dr. Ghanshyam Pandey, an Indian American professor of psychiatry and pharmacology at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine, in Chicago, was recently selected for the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award and received the medal during a commencement ceremony May 9.
Dr. Ghanshyam Pandey receives 2010 UIC Researcher of the Year Award for Clinical Sciences Chicago, IL: Dr. Ghanshyam Pandey received UIC Researcher of the Year Award in a special ceremony and reception held on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Chicago Rooms, Student Center West, 228 S. Wolcott, Chicago, IL
During the inauguration of the 98th Indian Science Congress, held at the SRM University in Chennai, India on January 3rd, Prof. Ganshyam Pandey of UIC was conferred the Science Congress President Gold Medal for excellence in Scientific Research from Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India.
The Research Award was presented to Dr. Ghanshyam Pandey for investigations that have helped to identify biological markers for suicide. Dr. Pandey's portmortem brain research of adult and teenage suicide victims is identifying specific abnormal sites in the brain that may help in developing therapeutic agents targeting these sites. For information on 2010 AFSP Annual Report, page 11.