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Zubin Bhagwagar

MBBS, MD, FRCPsych, DPhil

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Zubin Bhagwagar, MBBS, MD, FRCPsych, DPhil

Mailing Address

  • 234 Church Street

    New Haven, CT, 06510

    United States


Dr Bhagwagar trained in medicine and psychiatry at Delhi University India and subsequently retrained in psychiatry at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom where he obtained membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He has been at Yale University since 2005 and has a specific interest in the clinical application of state of the art neuroimaging paradigms to understand the neurobiology of recurrent depression. Paradigms used include positron emission tomography, magnetic resonance spectroscopy and fMRI.

Since 2009 Dr Bhagwagar has been working in the pharmaceutical industry first at Bristol-Myers Squibb and is currently at Rallybio, a rare disease biotech startup in New Haven.

Education & Training

  • DPhil
    University of Oxford (2004)
  • MD
    Maulana Azad Medical College (1994)
  • MBBS
    Maulana Azad Medical College (1989)
  • Medical Research Council Clinical Training Fellow
    Medical School, University Of Oxford
  • Clinical Research Fellow
    Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London
  • Resident
    University of Oxford
  • Resident
    University of Delhi


  • Depression, UK
    United Kingdom 2010
    A Study of GABA And 5-HT Interactions to Test a Molecular Model of Vulnerability

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