Dr Pankaj Relan

Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

Relan, an Indian-trained psychiatrist, completed his medical and post-graduate psychiatric training at the prestigious National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences in India. He moved to Australia in 2003 and gained experience working as a Psychiatric Registrar at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, James Nash Hospital, and Modbury. He obtained his Fellowship in Psychiatry in Australia and continued working as a Consultant Psychiatrist at Modbury Public Hospital before relocating to Brisbane.

Currently, Dr. Relan works part-time as a Senior Consultant Psychiatrist at The Prince Charles Hospital in the public system. His areas of interest include multi-disciplinary psychiatric care and the education of undergraduate medical students in psychiatry. Additionally, he has extensive experience providing independent medico-legal reports in various private settings, having conducted thousands of assessments.

  • Qualifications
    BACHELOR OF MEDICINE / BACHELOR OF SURGERY
    DOCTOR OF MEDICINE IN PSYCHIATRY, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH AND NEUROSCIENCES, INDIA
    FELLOW, ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS
    ASSOCIATE FELLOW, ROYAL AUSTRALASIAN AND NEW ZEALAND COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS
  • Accreditations
    CIME (ABIME), PIRS, AMA 5, GEPI / COMCARE / DVA / MAISA / RTWSA
  • Assessment Areas
    General adult psychiatric disorders
    Depression
    Anxiety disorders
    PTSD
    Capacity assessments
    Tribunal Reporting
    Occupational Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry
  • Assessment Types
    Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) claim
    Workers’ Compensation
    Public Liability claim
    Compulsory Third-Party claim (CTP)
    Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) claim
    Historical and Institutional Abuse claim
    Fitness for Work assessment
    Videolink assessment
    Prison assessment
    File Review
    Supplementary report
    Expert Witness
    Joint Medical Examination

Location

Brisbane, videolink