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For much of the last two centuries, the brain and mind have been as disparate. While neurologists and psychiatrists have observed and described the rich interface between the two, it is only in the last two decades that this interplay is acknowledged with ease.
He was a brilliant, incisive doctor and practised dynamic, conservative and inclusive neurology, very successfully. Neurology was integral to internal medicine and I was lucky to collaborate with him for 51 years (literally till his last breath!).
An international academic leader he is the immediate Past President of the International Neuropsychiatric Association. In his 3 decade long career in the brain & mind interface Dr. Krishnamoorthy has occupied academic, professional, social impact & entrepreneurial leadership roles