‘Where There is No Psychiatrist’ – a book co-authored by our founding member Dr. Vikram Patel is often referred to as a guidebook by global mental health professionals. In its 2nd edition, the book has won the ‘BMA Medical Book Award’ 2018 in the Health and social care category. The BMA medical book awards take place annually to recognise outstanding contributions to medical literature. Prizes are awarded in 20 categories, with an overall BMA Medical book of the year award taken from the category winners.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Vikram Patel and Dr. Charlotte Hanlon (co-author) on this commendation!