Mehac Team
 

Mehac Team draws its strength from the scores of well-meaning individuals and institutions who have come forward to join us and provide psycho-social care to the needy in different parts of Kerala. The team is facilitated by a three tier organisation comprising of The Advisory Board, The Executive Board and the Board of Trustees.



The Advisory Board

Dr MR Rajagopal, Chairman, Pallium India, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Dr Anil Prabhakar, Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala . Dr Mhoira Leng, Medical Director, Cairdeas - International Palliative Care Trust, Scotland. Dr. Rajan Gurukkal, Vice Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala. G. Vijayaragahavan, Founder and former CEO, Techno-Park, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala . MK Das, former Editor, New Indian Express. CJ George, Chairman and Managing Director, Geojit -BNP Paribas Financial Services. T. Damu, Vice President, Taj group of Hotels, Kochi and Chairman, Tata Charitable Hospital, Chottanikkara, Kerala . Prem Nazir, Financial and Business consultant, Kochi, Kerala Prakash TK, Surgical equipments entrepreneur, Kochi, Kerala.

Executive Board

M. Mukundan, former IPS officer, Kochi, Kerala . TVG Ramanathan, Financial Consultant and Trainer, Kochi, Kerala

Clinical Personnel
Clinical Director : Dr Chitra Venkateswaran, MD
Consultant Psychiatrist : Dr. Diana D
Visiting Consultant Psychiatrist : Dr.Siju JS
Visiting Medical Officers : Dr. Amal Sudheep MR & Dr. Binoy
Visiting Clinical Psychologist : Dr. Anitha Raja
Psychologist & Clinic Co-ordinator : Ms. Anupama V Prabhu
Co-ordinator : Mr. Rajinesh K V
Psychiatric Social Worker : Mr. Sachin S Shaji

Volunteers
Sister Caroline. Sister Rosalyn . Sister Saritha Vergheese. Sister Princy. Brother Saji Chandran Markose Celine Praseela Mini Lissy Geetha Manju Sreeja Latha Bhasi
and many more who have associated with our pilot project.
Partners
Tata Charitable Trust Hospital, Chottanikkara, Kochi, Kerala. Sneha Bhawan, Kalavoor, Alappuzha, Kerala. Swami Vivekananda Mission Trust Hospital, Attappadi, Palakkad, Kerala. Amrita Hospital, Kynaatti, Wayanad, Kerala. Pallium India, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Department of Psychiatry, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Cairdeas International Palliative Care Trust, Scotland. Palliative Care programme, INCTR, MNJ Institute of Oncology and RCC, Hyderabad, AP Neighbourhood Network in Palliative Care, Malappuram, Kerala. The local self government bodies of Chottanikkara and Kalavoor.

 

Board of Trustees

M.T. Vasudevan Nair, Gyanpeeth awardee Malayalam litterateur. PK Ashok Kumar, Executive Trustee, one of the pioneers of the palliative care movement in Kerala. Babu Mather , Journalist / Former Deputy Managing Editor , The Peninsula Daily , Qatar / Sports Organiser,
Kochi, Kerala. EP Unny, Political Cartoonist, New Delhi, India. Colonel(retd.) JP Santhanam, an expert in cyber security. Venkitesh Ramakrishnan, Deputy Editor, The Hindu group of Newspapers, New Delhi.