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Neha Jain, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1410
Phone: 860-679-2730

Department of Psychiatry

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M.B.B.S.Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical CollegeMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterPsychiatry
ResidencyWest Virginia UniversityPsychiatry (Chief Resident, 2009-2010)
FellowshipUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterGeriatric Psychiatry

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Certificate of AppreciationJewish War Veterans of America
Inpatient Attending of the YearUConn Department of Psychiatry
Resident Researcher of the YearCharleston Area Medical Center, West Virginia University
Recognition for researchWest Virginia University
Certificate of Recognition, OrganizerJoint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Fair

Mood disorders in the elderly

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry Teaching and Training CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational2019
American Psychiatric AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFellowNational2015
Clinical Education CommitteeEducation CommitteeUniversity2015
American Association For Geriatric PsychiatryProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational

Neurocognitive disorders and mood disorders in the elderly


A Randomized, Double-blind, Multicenter, Active-controlled Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Intranasal Esketamine Plus an Oral Antidepressant in Elderly Subjects with Treatment-resistant Depression

Journal Articles

  • Eliminating Patient Falls for Achieving the Safety Goal
    Gupta, U., Jain, N., and Sibal, A., Apollo Medicine Journal
  • Failure Mode Effect Analysis in Health Care
    Jain N, Gupta U, Chugh M Apollo Medicine Journal

Book Chapters

  • Biomarkers of Late Life Depression. Understanding Depression: Biomedical and Neurbiological Background.
    Jain N, Steffens DC Understanding Depression: Contemporary Issues. Springer Nature Editions.
  • Indications of Psychotherapy in Older Adults. Cambridge University Press.
    Durns T., Tolton D., Nguyen SA., Jain N. Psychotherapy in Later life.
  • Indications of Psychotherapy in Older Adults. Psychotherapy in Later life. Cambridge University Press. Book chapter. 2020.
    Durns T., Tolton D., Nguyen SA., Jain N. Psychotherapy for Late-Life Psychiatric Disorders

Case Reports

  • New onset seizure disorder following ECT
    Selvadurai C., Farahmand P., Jain N., Alvarado C. Connecticut Medicine



Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Impact of COVID-19 on clinical education and geriatric psychiatry fellowship training- use of TelehealthTalkAAGP2020
Medication Considerations in Older Adults. Older Adult Conference.TalkMasonicare2019Wallingford, CT
Managing older adults with multiple medical and behavioral health conditions. Essentials of Behavioral Health in Primary Care Conference.TalkCommunity Health Network of CT2019Wallingford, CT
A new wrinkle to consider; Understanding personality traits in cognitive decline and neurocognitive disorders.OtherAPA2018New York
Promising Practices for Meeting the Behavioral Health Needs of Dually Eligible Older Adults.OtherCMS2018
The aging brain and memory loss: what you need to know.TalkJewish War Veterans2018West Hartford
Aging with Bipolar Disorders- Gatekeeper Third Annual ConferenceOtherMiddlesex Community Program2017Middletown
Management of Neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementiaOtherSt Francis Hospital2017St Francis Hospital
Discovery Series- Neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia. Community talk.Talk2015
Correlation between the Mini Mental Status Exam and the Montreal Cognitive Assessment in Assessment of Patients with Mood DisordersOtherAmerican Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting2011Honolulu, HI
Correlates of Body Image Satisfaction in Bariatric Surgery patientsPosterInstitute of Psychiatric Services2009New York, NY
Correlates of Body Image Satisfaction in Patients undergoing Bariatric Surgery at Charleston Area Medical CenterPosterResearch Day2009Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, WV
Case Report- Expressive Aphasia - a diagnostic dilemma. Case presented at Research DayOtherResearch Day2008Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, WV