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Director, Brain Injury Program
Director, Behavior Neurology and Neuropsychiatry Fellowship Program
Main Office Address
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
5300 Alpha Commons Drive
4th Floor, Suite 444
Baltimore, MD 21224
|1990||M.D.||All India Institute of Medical Sciences|
|1995-1996||Medicine-Psychiatry Internship||University of Virginia-Roanoke Salem Program|
|1996-1999||Psychiatry Residency||Johns Hopkins School of Medicine|
|1999-2000||Neuropsychiatry Fellowship||Johns Hopkins School of Medicine|
- Neuropsychiatry (Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury)
- Geriatric Psychiatry
Read Hopkins BrainWise Newsletter articles about Dr. Rao's work
- Noninvasive Brain Stimulation for Depression After TBI (Summer 2015)
- A Resource for Familes Affected by TBI (Summer 2015)
- For Mild TBI: An Eye on the Sleepy (Winter 2014)
- The Real Trauma of TBI (Winter 2007)
- Catching John Cumming (Winter 2007)
Rao V, McCann U, Bergey A Han D; Brandt J Schretlen DJ . Correlates of Apathy During the First Year After Traumatic Brain Injury. Letter. Psychosomatics. 2013 Jul-Aug;54(4):403-4.
Nowrangi, MA, Lyketsos, CG, Rao, V, Munro, CA. Systematic review of neuroimaging correlates of executive functioning: converging evidence from different clinical populations. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2014 Apr 1;26(2):114-25
Rao V, McCann U, Han D, Bergey A, Smith MT. Does Acute TBI-Related Sleep Disturbance Predict Subsequent Neuropsychiatric Disturbances? Brain Inj. 2014;28(1):20-6.
Nowrangi MA, Kortte KB, Rao V. A Perspectives Approach to Suicide After Traumatic Brain Injury: Case and Review. Psychosomatics. 2014 Sep-Oct;55(5):430-7.
Devineni B, Venkatesan A, Appleby B & Rao V. Autoimmune mediated cognitive impairment: A case report. Psychosomatics. 2014 Jan 1.
Roy D, Jayaram G, Vassila A, Keach S, Rao V. Depression after traumatic brain injury: A biopsychosocial cultural perspective. Asian J Psychiatr. 2014 S1876-2018(14)00211-1
Rao V, Koliatsos V, Ahmed F, Lyketsos C, Kortte K.Neuropsychiatric disturbances associated with traumatic brain injury: a practical approach to evaluation and management. Semin Neurol. 2015 Feb;35(1):64-82.
Reti IM, Schwarz N, Bower A, Tibbs M, Rao V. Transcranial magnetic stimulation: A potential new treatment for depression associated with traumatic brain injury. Brain Inj. 2015 May 7:1-9
Roy D, McCann U, Han D, Rao V: Pathological Laughter and Crying and Psychiatric Comorbidity After Traumatic Brain Injury. Accepted for publication J Neuropsychiatry & Clinical Neurosciences
Albrecht JS, Hirshon JM, McCunn M, Bechtold KT, Rao V, Simoni-Wastila L, Smith GS. Increased Rates of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury among Older Adults in US Emergency Departments, 2009-2010. J Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 2015. In press.