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Draupathi E. Nambudiri

Draupathi E. Nambudiri, MD

Chair, Department of Psychiatry


About Me

Dr. Draupathi Nambudiri is a board-certified psychiatrist. She has been practicing for more than 30 years. Dr. Nambudiri currently serves as Chair of Stamford Health’s psychiatry department.

Dr. Nambudiri earned her medical degree from T.D. Medical College and completed her residency at Nassau County Medical Center. She then completed her fellowship at New York – Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is certified by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in General Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine.



Special Interests

  • Psychopharmacology
  • Medical-psychiatric disorders
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Affective disorders


  • Psychiatry


Medical School

T.D. Medical College


Nassau County Medical Center


New York Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Geriatric Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Psychosomatic Medicine - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


  • Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
  • Member, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry  
  • Member, Connecticut Psychiatric Association

Academic Appointment

Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York

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