The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston


Our faculty and staff are in the forefront of the exploration of the causes and treatments of mental illness.

Prashant Gajwani, M.D.



Dr Gajwani worked as Clinical Assistant Professor at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and then he joined Case Western Reserve University, initially as Assistant Professor and Clinical director of mood Disorders Program and he was promoted to Associate Professor. During his tenure at Case Western Reserve University, Dr Gajwani was involved in several research projects in the field of mood disorder, predominantly bipolar disorder. These projects were funded by variety of sources from NIMH to multi-center industry trials. He gained extensive expertise in clinical trial methodology and conducting clinical trials across broad range of mood disorders with co-morbid substance abuse and dependence. He joined University of Texas at Houston as Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs. Dr Gajwani is Board certified by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and also by American Society of Addiction Medicine.

Faculty Biography

    Prashant Gajwani , M.D.
    Associate Professor
    Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs

  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • University of Texas-Houston Medical School
    1941 East Road
    Houston, Texas 77054
  • phone: (713) 486-2799
  • Fax: (713) 486-2553
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