Dr. Gagan Joshi is the Director of the Autism Spectrum Disorder Program in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Medical Director of the Bressler Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Harvard Medical School.
He has trained in General Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and subsequently completed his Fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the combined program of the Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School. He received training in cognitive-behavioral therapy at the Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Philadelphia Psychoanalytic Institute & Society.
He has been the recipient of the prestigious Ethel Dupont Warren Fellowship Award through the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, the XXVth Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharmalogicum Congress Young Investigators Award, the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Pilot Research Award, and the Norma Fine Fellowship (2007 - 2011). His research interest is in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) with particular focus on the often-neglected comorbid conditions associated with these disorders. Besides coordinating Bressler clinic and providing clinical care to individuals of all ages with ASD.