Dr. Brindha Sitaram is the Group Head of Pyscho Oncology at HCG Cancer Centre, Bangalore. She has completed her M Phil and Ph D from NIMHANS and is the Founder-Director of Centre of Psycho-Oncology for Education & Research (COPER), Bangalore.
Dr. Brindha’s primary area of interest is Adult & Pediatric psychology and secondary area of interest in Preventive Psycho-Oncology. She is the recipient of multiple fellowships from prestigious institutions such as the National Cancer Institute, USA and the UICC, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre and St. Jude Children’s Cancer Hospital & Research Centre.
Dr. Brindha has authored Not Out: Winning the Game of Cancer, for which she received the Shresta Vidyakeya Lekhana Prashasthi by Dr. P.S.Shankar Prathishtana, Gulbarga. She has also the received “Vocational Excellence Award for outstanding contribution and singular efforts in the field of Psycho-oncology” by Rotary Dist 3190 and Rotary Bangalore East, Bangalore.