Missouri psychiatrist receives honor at conference in India

Missouri psychiatrist receives honor at conference in IndiaPsychiatrist Dr. Ashok Van attended the first ever Asia Pacific conference of the International Academy of Law and Mental Health in Bangalore, India. The conference played host to some 46 presentations over three days. Dr. Van attended as a member of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, an organization of psychiatrists dedicated to “excellence in practice, teaching, and research in forensic psychiatry.”

During the conference, Dr. Van was honored with a traditional silk shawl and Maharaja Turban for his representation of IALMH and for arranging all international speakers for the conference. The April edition of the AAPL newsletter features a summary of the conference written by Dr. Van that you can read by clicking here.