Credentials

Dr. Leena Atul Khanzode
M.D., Chief Psychiatrist at the Silicon Valley Psychiatry LLC

Other Affiliations
Staff Psychiatrist Bay Area Children’s Association

Education
M.B.B.S (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery)
Bombay (Mumbai) University, INDIA
D.P.M (Diploma in Psychological Medicine)
King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bombay (Mumbai) University, INDIA
M.D. Residency in Adult Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, CA, USA
Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

Licensing
State of California #A96937

Board Certifications
Board Certified by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, September, 2011

Memberships
American Psychiatric Association
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Languages
Fluent in English and three Indian languages – Hindi, Marathi and Sindhi

Academic Achievements
Scientific Proceedings Of The Annual Meeting Of The American Academy Of  Child And Adolescent Psychiatry, 20: 107, 2004 Poster Presentation titled: “Efficacy Profiles of Psychopharmacology: Divalproex Sodium in Conduct Disorders” Khanzode L, Saxena K, Chang K, Steiner H.

Scientific Proceedings Of The Annual Meeting Of The American Academy Of Child And Adolescent Psychiatry, 19: 172,2003 Poster presentation titled: Psychological Characteristics of Adolescent Males with Low Heart Rates. Karnik N, Delizonna L, Miller S, Steiner H, Khanzode L.

Publications
Khanzode L, Kraemer H, Saxena K, Chang K,Steiner H. Efficacy Profiles of Psychopharmacology: Divalproex Sodium in Conduct Disorder. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 2006 Fall; 37(1):55-64.

Joshi, S, Khanzode L, Steiner H. The Psychology of Psychopharmacology. In: Steiner, H (ed). Handbook Of Mental Health Interventions in Children And Adolescents: An Integrated Developmental Approach. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 2004.

Steiner H, Khanzode L, Mordecai D. Integrated Treatment. In: Steiner, H (ed). Handbook Of Mental Health Interventions in Children And Adolescents: An Integrated Developmental Approach. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 2004.

Saxena K, Khanzode L, Chang K, Steiner H. Baseline Predictors Of Response To Divalproex In Conduct Disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 66:12, 2005 Rana M, Khanzode L, Karnik, N, Saxena K, Chang K, Steiner H. Divalproex sodium in the treatment of pediatric psychiatric disorders. Expert Review Neurotherapeutics, 5(2), 165-176, 2005.

Saxena K, Khanzode L, Silverman M, Carrion V, Steiner H, Chang K. Divalproex sodium for treatment of PTSD and conduct disordered Youth: A Pilot randomized clinical trial. Child Psychiatry and Human development, 2007 Oct;38(3):183-93

Karnik NS, Popma A, Blair J, Khanzode L, Miller SP, Steiner H.Personality correlates of physiological response to stress among incarcerated juveniles. Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother, 2008 May; 36(3):185-90.

Awards:
Awarded the AADPRT International Medical Graduate Mentors Fellowship, for the year 2006,  at the AADPRT conference in March 2006, San Diego, CA, USA.