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Balwant Nagra MD

Department of Psychiatry

Assistant Professor

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Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University at Buffalo (2007)
  • Residency, Psychiatry, Thomas Jefferson University at Philadelphia at Delaware Psychiatric Center (2005)
  • MBBS, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital (1990)
  • Attending Physician, Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, Erie County Medical Center (2008-present)
  • Staff Psychiatrist, University Psychiatric Practice, Inc. (2007-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University at Buffalo (2007-present)
Awards and Honors:
  • Services above and beyond the call of duty in CPEP (2011)
  • Outstanding Contribution to Medical Student Education (2010)
  • Inducted into Cambridge Who's Who (2010)
  • Outstanding and Dedicated Service (2010)
  • Appreciation Service to the Community Award (2009)
  • Supportive Resident of the Year (2005)
  • Best Organizer Award (1989)

Professional Memberships:
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • "The Dilemma of Diagnosing Bipolar Disorder in a Pediatric Population" Academic Rounds of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2007)
Service Activities:
  • Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Faculty Council (2008–2011)
  • President of the India Association of Buffalo; President (2012–present)
  • Vice President of the India Association of Buffalo; Vice President (2011)
  • Sports Secretary of the India Association of Buffalo (2010)
  • General Secretary of the India Association of Buffalo; Secretary (2009)
  • Coordinating Child & Adolescent Courses taught to Psychiatry Residents; Coordinator (2008–present)
  • Evaluating and treating patients of all ages as a Child Psychiatrist in the Busiest Psychiatric Emergency Room in New York State; Erie County Medical Center (2008–present)
  • Teaching Medical Students and Residents in Psychiatry and Providing Emergency Psychiatric Consultations

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Contact Information

Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: (716) 898-3462
Fax: (716) 898-4289

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