Raghu Appasani

Medical Advisor

Research Psychiatrist, New York State Psychiatric Institute; Post-Doctoral Clinical Fellow, 2011-2013, Columbia University; Attending Physician, Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, Outpatient Division

Dr. Neil Krishan Aggarwal is a research psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and a post-doctoral clinical research fellow in the Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University.

His research interests are in cultural psychiatry, psychiatric anthropology, and global mental health, particularly among South Asian populations. He focuses on the role of culture in patient narratives, diagnostic assessment, treatment planning, and service engagement.