Carmel Lakhani, MD

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Carmel Lakhani, MD
Psychiatrist

Primary Service: Medical Staff

541-346-2770

Education

Chief resident, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004–2005
Psychiatry residency, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001–2005
MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 2001
BS, University of California, Davis, 1996  

Experience

Psychiatrist, Lane County Behavioral Health, Eugene, OR, 2014–2015
Medical Director of Diversion Services, Mental Health Cooperative, Nashville, TN, 2010–2014
Supervising Psychiatrist, The Next Door, Nashville, TN, 2013–2014
Adult Psychiatrist, Mental Health Cooperative, Nashville, TN, 2006–2014
Attending Physician, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006
After-hours Contract Emergency Psychiatrist, Crisis and Assessment, Wake County Human Services, Raleigh, NC, 2004–2006  

Academic appointments

Assistant Clinical Professor, affiliate, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 2009–2014
Attending Physician, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006–2007

Cross-cultural experience

Clerkship in internal medicine, Swaziland, Africa, 2001
Clerkship in rural medicine, Navajo Reservation, Shiprock, New Mexico, 2000
Volunteer in an orphanage, Ensenada, Mexico, 2000
Volunteer teacher, Otavalo, Ecuador and Daule, Ecuador, 1996–1997
Participant in “Year of Service Institute,” Ruhi Institute, Colombia, South America, 1996
Volunteer, Hospital on the Mosquito Coast, Honduras, Central America, summer 1992  

Personal  

I enjoy spending time with my family, listening to live music, traveling, playing soccer, dancing, and cooking.