About the authors

Sumeet Gupta, MD (Psychiatry), Diploma in Clinical Trials

Sumeet GuptaConsultant Psychiatrist, Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, West Park Hospital, Darlington.

 

Dr Gupta completed his psychiatric training at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. He has been working as a consultant psychiatrist since May 2005. His research interests include evidence-based medicine and the management of affective disorders.

 

Email: sumeet.gupta@nhs.net

 

Declaration of interests: None

 

 

 

Udayan Khastgir, MD (Psychiatry), MRCPsych

Udayan KhastgirConsultant Psychiatrist, Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, West Park Hospital, Darlington.

 

After completing his psychiatric training, Dr Khastgir worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist at Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India. Since 2003 he has been working as a consultant psychiatrist in UK clinical trials of pharmacological agents and the management of psychotic illnesses.

 

Email: udayan.khastgir@nhs.net

 

Declaration of interests: None

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