Director, Professor and HOD of Psychiatry at G.B. Pant Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi.
Dr. R.C. Jiloha, Worked as Director, Professor and HOD of Psychiatry at G.B. Pant Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. He graduated from Government Medical College, Rohtak and subsequently completed his postgraduation in Psychiatry from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh in 1980 and senior residency in 1983. He joined G.B. Pant Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical College in 1983 as a lecturer in Psychiatry and since then he has worked there in various capacities. In addition to his involvement in various mental health activities, he has special interest in the problem of drug addiction. He pursued further studies in the field of drug-dependence at University of California at Los Angeles (USA) in 1998. Dr. Jiloha is a senior consultant and one of the senior most teachers in psychiatry, running MD (Psychiatry) course under University of Delhi since 1983. He has served as Head of the Psychiatry Department, University of Delhi and as President of Delhi Psychiatric Society in the past. Currently he is the member of Delhi Mental Health Authority and the Academic Council of Delhi University. He takes keen interest in all academic activities related to mental health and care of the mentally ill.