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Email: pchahl@yahoo.co.uk

Registration: Full

GMC Number: 5207664

Address: 240 Alcester Road South, Kings Heath, Birmingham, B14 6DR

CURRENT POSITION:

Consultant Psychiatrist  –  Locked Inpatient Rehabilitation Psychiatry
Cygnet Hospital, Derby, DE24 8WZ

Qualifications:

2009: Certificate of Specialist Training (CCT) General Adult Psychiatry

2005: Section 12(2) Approved

2004: Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych)

1999: Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL ORGANISATIONS:

Royal College of Psychiatrists
General Medical Council
Medical Protection Society
Birmingham Medico-Legal Council (Ex-council member)
British Medical Association
Birmingham Medical Institute (Ex-council member)

Contact me

EMAIL: PCHAHL@YAHOO.CO.UK

MEDICO-LEGAL EXPERTISE:

Claimant: Defendant: Joint Ratio: 50%: 45%: 5%

Court Appearances in last 5 years: 4

Number of reports done: 50+ per year

Turnaround: 1-6 weeks

Time taken to prepare report once client seen is 5-10 working days

Cases dealt with:

  • Personal injury
  • Clinical negligence
  • Family law
  • Fitness to plead
  • Assessment of capacity
  • Employment Tribunals
  • Reports for General Pharmaceutical Council
  • Reports for General Dental Council

WORK EXPERIENCE:

July 2010-October 2016: Consultant Psychiatrist (3 days a week), Newington Community Mental Health Team, Marston Green, Solihull, B37 7RW

June 2009-July 2010: Locum Consultant Psychiatrist, Lyndon Clinic, Solihull, B92 8PW

2006-2009: Specialist Registrar in General Adult Psychiatry, Birmingham

2006-2009: Honorary Clinical Tutor, University of Birmingham

2006: Locum Consultant in General Adult Psychiatry, Winchester/ Andover

2006: Panel of the Southampton Research Ethics Committee

2005-2006: Locum Staff Grade Psychiatrist, Southampton

2002-2005: Senior House Officer in General Adult Psychiatry, Southampton

2001-2002: Locum Senior House Officer in Psychiatry, Cannock/ Southampton

2001: Clinical Attachment, Community Psychiatry, University College London

TEACHING AND PRESENTATIONS:

Undergraduate

Dealing with a suicide. February 2016.
Consultation and interview skills. September 2008

Examiner for Clinical oral exams, University of Birmingham. January 2008

Psychological understanding of Physical illness. October 2005.

Post-graduate

Preparing for a Consultant role-2011.
Case based discussion. June 2008

Interviewing skills, risk assessment. June 2008.

Interviewing skills, pre-morbid personality and personal history. February 2008

Management of Anxiety disorders. January 2007

Passing the MRCPsych written exam. July 2005/ January 2006

Patient management problems for the MRCPsych Part II. May 2005

Psychodynamic formulation. July 2003

Multi-disciplinary

Psycho-oncology service development plan. Haematology Review Conference. February 2009
Psycho-oncology: a review. West Midlands Liaison psychiatry meeting. January 2009
Ethnicity, family structure and prognosis. Washwood Heath CMHT. September 2007
Signs and Symptoms of Schizophrenia. Medicines management course. February 2007
The Mental Health Act. Doctoral programme in Psychology, Southampton University. October 2005

PUBLICATIONS:

Chahl P (2009). 10 day MBA. Book review. Health Services Journal. September 2009 pp.21

Chahl P, Bond A (2009). “I’m sorry but you have got cancer”, Psycho-oncology: A review. British Journal of Hospital Medicine. 70; 9; M514-517

Chahl P (2009). Staying in touch. Mind the Gap, West Midlands SpR newsletter.

Chahl P (2009). Documentary review. The Bridge. Psychiatric Bulletin. 33; 3; 120.

Chahl P (2008). Ten steps to better communication. British Journal of Hospital Medicine.69; 9; M141-143

Chahl P (2008). © Make the case for a case report. http://pb.rcpsych.org/cgi/eletters

Chahl P (2007) Organizing the MRCPsych Part II Clinical Exam. Birmingham and Solihull NHS Trust Intranet.

Chahl P (2006) © Benzodiazepine prescribing and dependence: time for a rethink? e-letter. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment.

Chahl P (2005) © A physical lesson for clinicians?-Audit on physical examination in psychiatric practice. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment.    11; 315

Chahl P (2005). © Research for the sake of Research. Psychiatric Bulletin.  29; 232.

Chahl P (2005) © Relationship with Pharmaceutical companies. Solutions to the problem. http://pb.rcpsych.org/cgi/eletters

RESEARCH AND AUDIT:

Ethnicity, migration and mental illness: A clinical evaluation and sociological study-April 07-July 07

Schizophrenia and Borderline Personality Disorder: The role of Meta-cognition, Trauma and Psychosis subgroups-January-October 2005

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

Depression
Bipolar affective disorder
Schizophrenia
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Stress in the work place
Drugs and alcohol
Personality disorders
Liaison psychiatry

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:

English
Hindi
Urdu
Punjabi
Tamil