Abhilash Desai

Past Work Experiences:

(Significant past work experiences, positions -2008-2010)

  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • Division of Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • St. Louis, Missouri.

Current Clinical Work:

(current assignments, teaching)

  • Nursing home psychiatry rounds
  • Treating individuals with intellectual disabilities
  • Treating individuals with Autism spectrum disorders
  • Attending for inpatient psychiatric unit at State Hospital focusing on treatment resistant schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

Leadership Positions:

  • Volunteer Medical Director, Physician Vitality Program, Ada County Medical Society, Boise, Idaho.
  • Areas of Interest (including publications):
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Deprescribing
  • Mindfulness


  • HSC 1984 Jaihind College, Mumbai, India
  • MBBS & MD 1993 Seth GS Medical school, Mumbai, India
  • Psychiatry 1998 Hahnemann University School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA.
  • Geriatric Psychiatry, 1999 Saint Louis University School of Medicine St. Louis, MO.