ANCIPS 2020 - Kolkata, WB

ANCIPS 2020: Kolkata, WB

IPS Foundation Day: Patna, Bihar

IPS Foundation Day: Kolkata, WB

IPS Ceremony: Kolkata, WB

IPS EC Meeting: Kolkata, WB

IPS Headquarters 2021: Delhi, India



The Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS) is the oldest & largest organization of Psychiatrists & allied mental health professionals of India.


The IPS commands an extensive national network, with 5 major Zonal Branches, 29 State Branches, & greater than 80 sub-sections.

IPS Constitution

The IPS constitution, officially adopted in 1984, with 15 articles & 45 sections forms the guiding framework of the society.

IPS President’s (2020) Message on COVID-19 Pandemic

Prof. P K Dalal,
President, Indian Psychiatric Society,
Head, Department of Psychiatry, KGMU, Lucknow
Dated: 21-3-2020

Dear Colleagues,

The COVID-19 pandemic is great challenge for us, and it has disrupted our daily lives in personal and professional spheres beyond our expectations. Governments across the world are taking unprecedented steps to curtail the spread of illness and quick succession of changes are happening around us, making people bewildered and confused. Additionally, the working of every organization and professional bodies are being affected. We are also resetting our own priorities and conducting public planning, interactions and activities through digital medium and telecommunication.

We are all aware that the effects of COVID-19 are not limited only to our physical health but are going to affect the psychological and emotional health of large number of people in the country. As mental health professionals, it is our responsibility and duty to deal with the current situation with great courage, extraordinary spirit and resilient mind-set. Please share with us your endeavours and we will be more than happy to be a part of these activities, plans and initiatives and help you in your endeavours… Read More

Indian Psychiatric Society: COVID 19 General-Advisory

Indian Psychiatric Society: COVID 19 General-Advisory

World Health Organization on March 11, 2020 declared COVID-19 a pandemic. The Government, medical fraternity and public welfare organizations across India have come forward with unprecedented ...
IPS President’s Message on COVID-19 Pandemic

IPS President’s Message on COVID-19 Pandemic

Prof. P K Dalal, President, Indian Psychiatric Society, Head, Department of Psychiatry, KGMU, Lucknow     Dear Colleagues, The COVID-19 pandemic is great challenge
Notice For Annual General Body Meeting – 24th Jan, 2020, Kolkata

Notice For Annual General Body Meeting – 24th Jan, 2020, Kolkata

The Annual General Body Meeting of the Indian Psychiatric Society will be held on Friday 24th January 2020, at 4:30 p.m. in the Main Hall of ANCIPS 2020, HOTEL ITC ROYAL BENGAL, Kolkata, West ...

Get Your IPS Membership Today !

Members have full access to:

•  Public & private online user profile.
•  E-mail notifications for notices.

•  Membership Directory & Search.
•  Geo-location of Members.

•  IPS Events Directory.
•  Ability to post events to the website.

•  Awards, Fellowships & Grants.
•  IPS election & voting rights.

•  Minutes of the meetings of IPS & document archive.
•  Digital submission & tracking of membership.


Using the new IPS web portal is easy. However, many of the resources & services are only available to verified members. Slide through this mini tutorial to get upto speed. Or, simply go to the online  sign-up page!

1. Sign-up!

Create an online IPS account. Creating an online account is quick, automated, free and onetime process. If you use Gmail, Facebook or Amazon, you will be right at home!

2. Fill-up!

Complete your Official IPS profile. The official profile is used by the secretariat for all online and offline communications. Provide personal numbers for contact and addresses for postal delivery. Your data is secure and private.

3. Connect Up!

Complete your Public IPS profile. The public profile is displayed to all visitors. Provide clinic or office numbers and address so that your clients, friends and other professionals can reach you.

4. Verify!

After completion of IPS profile, a new link for account verification will appear on your profile page. Request verification. The secretariat will verify & provide membership number and status. Be patient! Manual verification may take up-to 3 business days.

5. Trust Blue!

Verified members have a blue verification check-mark in profile & IPS Membership number. Only IPS registered members (Ordinary Member / Associate Member / Fellow) can hold verified accounts. If you do not have IPS membership, join today!

6. Get Going!

Your dashboard is the one stop place for managing your IPS account. Here you can view directory services, post events that you are conducting under the IPS banner, post event reports, change privacy settings… and so on!

Thats it!

Well! Thats mostly it. Enjoy your stay here and write to us about problems and feature suggestions. We are hard at work to bring some cool new stuff in 2020. You will find more details & sneak peak at the website sub committe page!

IPS Contacts

Connect with us:
Gautam Saha
Phone: 9830055235
E-mail[email protected]
NN Raju
Phone: 9849111505
E-mail: [email protected]
Hon. General Secretary
Phone: 9845282399
E-mail: [email protected]

Hon. Treasurer
Dr. Kshirod Mishra
Phone: 8902488025
E-mail: [email protected]

Editor (Indian J Psychiatry)
Om Prakash Singh
Phone: 09434013231
E-mail[email protected]

Past President
PK Dalal
Phone: 9415025665
E-mail[email protected]

Past General Secretary
Vinay Kumar
Phone: 9431011775
E-mail[email protected]

Council Members

Connect with us:

Adarsh Tripathi
Place: UP
Phone: 9651970700
E-mail: [email protected]

Alka Subramanyam
Place: Mumbai
Phone: 9820143245
E-mail: [email protected]

Amrit Pattojoshi
Place: Odisha
Phone: 9438148100
E-mail: [email protected]

Bhavesh Lakdawala
Place: Ahmedabad
Phone: 9438148100
E-mail: [email protected] 

Jaisukh M Parmar
Place: Valsad (Gujarat)
Phone: 9651970700
E-mail: [email protected]

Kaushik Chatterjee
Place: Maharashtra
Phone: 9819419114
E-mail: [email protected]

Ranjan Bhattacharyya
Place: Maharashtra
Phone: 9433053389
E-mail: [email protected]

Ruma Bhattacharyya
Place: Bhopal
Phone: 9826047999
E-mail: [email protected]

Sandeep Grover
Place: Chandigarh
Phone: 9316138997
E-mail: [email protected]

The IPS Archive

All notices, announcement and events of the IPS are now archived for future reference and are availabe in a searchable format for registered members of the society.