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Victor Pereira-Sanchez

Victor Pereira-Sanchez, MD, PhD

Clinical Instructor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Keywords
global mental health, child and adolescent psychiatry, education, COVID-19, international psychiatry
Summary

Dr. Pereira-Sanchez is an academic child and adolescent psychiatrist holding teaching positions at New York University as a Clinical Instructor of the Grossman School of Medicine and Instructor of the College of Arts & Sciences. He is also a Fundación Alicia Koplowitz Postdoctoral Fellow at the Global Mental Health and Implementation Science Program at Columbia University - New York State Psychiatric Institute in New York, and a Visiting Lecturer at Amoud University in Borama, Somaliland.

His current research focuses on global mental health, building clinical, research, and educational capacity to address the needs of underserved populations in New York, nationwide, and across the world, especially in low-resource settings. Since 2020 he has paid particular attention to the mental health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, participating in the collection of global perspectives and the proposal of public health interventions.

Dr. Pereira-Sanchez is the Founder and Executive Director of the World Network of Psychiatric Trainees, and co-founder and coordinator of the Global Mental Health Think Tank.

The main focus of his previous research was neuroimaging of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, a field in which he was supervised by Dr. Francisco X. Castellanos at the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry of NYU Grossman School of Medicine.

Phone

646-754-5182

Academic office

One Park Avenue

8th floor, 8-409

New York, NY 10016

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PhD from University of Navarra

MD from University of Navarra

Fellowship, NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Residency, Clínica Universidad de Navarra, Departamento de Psiquiatría y Psicología Médica

Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Castellanos, Francisco X

Current opinion in psychiatry. 2021 Mar 01; 34(2):105-111

Ransing, Ramdas; Adiukwu, Frances; Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Ramalho, Rodrigo; Orsolini, Laura; Teixeira, André Luiz Schuh; Gonzalez-Diaz, Jairo M; da Costa, Mariana Pinto; Soler-Vidal, Joan; Bytyçi, Drita Gashi; El Hayek, Samer; Larnaout, Amine; Shalbafan, Mohammadreza; Syarif, Zulvia; Nofal, Marwa; Kundadak, Ganesh Kudva

Asian journal of psychiatry. 2020 Apr 14; 51:102085

Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Franco, Alexandre R; Vieira, Dorice; de Castro-Manglano, Pilar; Soutullo, Cesar; Milham, Michael P; Castellanos, Francisco X

Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 2021 Feb; 60(2):222-235

Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Alvarez-Mon, Miguel Angel; Asunsolo Del Barco, Angel; Alvarez-Mon, Melchor; Teo, Alan

Journal of medical Internet research. 2019 05 29; 21(5):e14167

Vadivel, Ramyadarshni; Shoib, Sheikh; El Halabi, Sarah; El Hayek, Samer; Essam, Lamiaà; Gashi Bytyçi, Drita; Karaliuniene, Ruta; Schuh Teixeira, Andre Luiz; Nagendrappa, Sachin; Ramalho, Rodrigo; Ransing, Ramdas; Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Jatchavala, Chonnakarn; Adiukwu, Frances Nkechi; Kudva Kundadak, Ganesh

General psychiatry. 2021 Apr; 34(1):e100424

Ransing, Ramdas; Ramalho, Rodrigo; de Filippis, Renato; Isioma Ojeahere, Margaret; Karaliuniene, Ruta; Orsolini, Laura; da Costa, Mariana Pinto; Ullah, Irfan; Grandinetti, Paolo; Gashi Bytyçi, Drita; Grigo, Omityah; Mhamunkar, Aman; El Hayek, Samer; Essam, Lamiaa; Larnaout, Amine; Shalbafan, Mohammadreza; Nofal, Marwa; Soler-Vidal, Joan; Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Adiukwu Fa, Frances

Brain, behavior & immunity. 2020 Oct; 89:555-558

Awan, Hashir Ali; Aamir, Alifiya; Diwan, Mufaddal Najmuddin; Ullah, Irfan; Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Ramalho, Rodrigo; Orsolini, Laura; de Filippis, Renato; Ojeahere, Margaret Isioma; Ransing, Ramdas; Vadsaria, Aftab Karmali; Virani, Sanya

Frontiers in psychiatry. 2021 Apr; 12:623508

Adiukwu, Frances; Bytyçi, Drita Gashi; Hayek, Samer El; Gonzalez-Diaz, Jairo M; Larnaout, Amine; Grandinetti, Paolo; Nofal, Marwa; Pereira-Sanchez, Victor; Ransing, Ramdas; Shalbafan, Mohammadreza; Soler-Vidal, Joan; Syarif, Zulvia; Teixeira, Andre Luiz Schuh; da Costa, Mariana Pinto; Ramalho, Rodrigo; Orsolini, Laura

Indian journal of psychological medicine. 2020 Nov; 42(6):569-574