Instructor, Department of Psychiatry
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Aiswarya Lakshmi Nandakumar is a psychiatry resident with keen clinical and research interests in mood disorders, child and adolescent mental health, and perinatal psychiatry. Dr. Nandakumar graduated from medical school in Kerala, India(University of Calicut/Amala Institute of Medical Sciences). She completed postdoctoral research training at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, clinical residency at University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, and CAP fellowship training at Texas Tech University, Permian Basin.
Education and Training
- Chief Fellow 2023, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, TTUHSC Permian Basin, TX, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
- Clinical Fellowship 2023, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow, TTUHSC Permian Basin, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
- Preliminary Residency 2020, Transitional Year, UICOMP, Peoria, IL, University of Illinois at Peoria
- Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2019, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry/Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic
- MBBS 2016, Medicine, Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Calicut, Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur, Kerala
Joseph B., Nandakumar A.L., Ahmed A.T., Gopal N., Murad M.H., Frye M.A., Tobin W.O., Singh B. Prevalence of bipolar disorder in multiple sclerosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis Evidence-Based Mental Health. 2021;24(2):88-94.
Shafi R.M.A., Nakonezny P.A., Romanowicz M., Nandakumar A.L., Suarez L., Croarkin P.E. Suicidality and self-injurious behavior among adolescent social media users at psychiatric hospitalization CNS Spectrums. 2021;26(3):275-281.
Doruk Camsari D., Lewis C.P., Sonmez A.I., Nandakumar A.L., Gresbrink M.A., Daskalakis Z.J., Croarkin P.E. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Markers of Antidepressant Treatment in Adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019;22(7):435-444.
Lewis C.P., Camsari D.D., Sonmez A.I., Nandakumar A.L., Gresbrink M.A., Daskalakis Z.J., Croarkin P.E. Preliminary evidence of an association between increased cortical inhibition and reduced suicidal ideation in adolescents treated for major depression Journal of Affective Disorders. 2019;244:21-24.
Nandakumar A.L., Vande Voort J.L., Nakonezny P.A., Orth S.S., Romanowicz M., Sonmez A.I., Ward J.A., Rackley S.J., Huxsahl J.E., Croarkin P.E. Psychometric Properties of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 Modified for Major Depressive Disorder in Adolescents Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. 2019;29(1):34-40.
Shafi R.M.A., Nakonezny P.A., Romanowicz M., Nandakumar A.L., Suarez L., Croarkin P.E. The Differential Impact of Social Media Use on Middle and High School Students: A Retrospective Study Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. 2019;29(10):746-752.
Sonmez A.I., Camsari D.D., Nandakumar A.L., Voort J.L.V., Kung S., Lewis C.P., Croarkin P.E. Accelerated TMS for Depression: A systematic review and meta-analysis Psychiatry Research. 2019;273:770-781.
Vilanilam G., Badi M., Vemireddy L., Nandakumar A. The role of anticoagulant therapy in hemorrhagic transformation of acute ischaemic stroke in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation patients European Journal of Neurology. 2019;26(2):e24.