Dr. Sapna Purawat

Dr. Sapna Purawat

MD Psychiatry


Joint Treasurer- Dori Foundation.
Presentation- May, 2010 Purawat S, Rodgman C, Gordon K; Things to do in New Orleans, American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
Oct, 2009 Purawat S; Internet Addiction Disorder, Grand Rounds, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA. Research Experience- 2009-2010 Dept of Veteran Affairs, New Orleans Mentor: Frederick Sautter, PhD Research focused on use of couple’s therapy for prevention and treatment of PTSD in VA population.
2008-2009 Dept of Psychiatry – Tulane University; Faculty Adviser: Leslie Lawrence, MD Currently obtaining data on inpatient consultations at Tulane Medical Center for implementation of several quality improvement initiatives.

Honors and Awards

1). Shyam Shah Medical College Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, India Doctor of Medicine.
1998 – 2003
2). Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India Department of Otolaryngology Resident, Otolaryngology Training Program.
2004 – 2004
3). Tulane University School of Medicine Resident, Psychiatry Training Program.
2007 – 2011
4). Tulane University School of Medicine Chief Resident, Adult Psychiatry Training Program.
2010 – 2011
5). LSU Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA Fellow, Forensic Psychiatry.
2011 – 2012