Yasas Chandra Tanguturi, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
M.P.H., University of Texas, Austin, TexasM.B.B.S., Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, India
Clinical Description
Dr. Tanguturi has been a member of the faculty since 2017. He is an attending psychiatrist on the Inpatient Child and Adolescent psychiatric unit at the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital (VPH) and also works as an attending on the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry consult service at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. In addition he also serves as an investigator at the MEND (Medical Exploration of Neuro-developmental Disorders) clinic, focused on clinical trials.
He is interested in child and adolescent mental health, hospital based psychiatry, epidemiology and systems of care issues related to child mental health.
Research Keywords
Child and Adolescent Health, Epidemiology, Clinical trials
Clinical Research Keywords
Hospital based psychiatry
Schlansky K, Facer B, Tanguturi YC, Cundiff AW, Fuchs DC. Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome and Catatonia: A Case Report. Psychosomatics [print-electronic]. 2019 Apr 4/3/2019; PMID: 31079934, PII: S0033-3182(19)30063-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.psym.2019.03.007, ISSN: 1545-7206.

Tanguturi YC, Cundiff AW, Fuchs C. Anti-N-Methyl d-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis and Electroconvulsive Therapy: Literature Review and Future Directions. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am [print-electronic]. 2019 Jan; 28(1): 79-89. PMID: 30389078, PII: S1056-4993(18)30657-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.chc.2018.07.005, ISSN: 1558-0490.

Tanguturi Y, Bodic M, Taub A, Homel P, Jacob T. Suicide Risk Assessment by Residents: Deficiencies of Documentation. Acad Psychiatry [print-electronic]. 2017 Aug; 41(4): 513-9. PMID: 28083763, PII: 10.1007/s40596-016-0644-6, DOI: 10.1007/s40596-016-0644-6, ISSN: 1545-7230.

Springer AE, Tanguturi Y, Ranjit N, Skala KA, Kelder SH. Physical activity during recess in low-income third-grade Texas students. Am J Health Behav. 2013 May; 37(3): 318-24. PMID: 23985178, PMCID: PMC3761405, DOI: 10.5993/AJHB.37.3.4, ISSN: 1945-7359.