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Vivek Anand, MD

Vivek Anand

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
905 Johns Hopkins Drive
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Greenville, NC 27834

Phone: 252-744-1406
Fax: 252-744-2419
Email: anandv@ecu.edu

Faculty Rank: Clinical Assistant Professor


Education

Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Brody School of Medicine at ECU (2014)

Residency, General Psychiatry, Brody School of Medicine at ECU (2012)

M.D., All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (2004)

Presentations and Publications

National

Padda J, Padda J, Okor NA, Anand V. Stimulant Use Among a Sample of College and Medical Students in the Southern United States. American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) 28th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, USA.

Gauss JW and Anand V. (May 2017). Pica with mothballs and toilet bowl cakes (Para-dichlorobenzene) in the setting of Alcohol dependence: Neuropsychological Implications. American Psychiatric Association (APA) 170th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, USA.

Anand V, Martin CA. Unique issues with E-cigarettes, Hookah and Smokeless tobacco. Oral presentation at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, 2016, New York, New York.

Martin CA, Guenthner G, Clark L, Anand V. Assessing Tobacco Use inAdolescents. Oral presentation at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, 2016, New York, New York.

Sugumar A, O'Neil S, Boddapati A, Anand V. (May, 2016). Coping with patient suicide: A cross-sectional study on the effects of patient suicide on psychiatry residents and attendings. American Psychiatric Association (APA) 169th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. http://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/apa-2016-coverage/physician-coping-with-patient-suicide/article/496536/

Okoli, C.T.C & Anand, V. (Apr, 2016). Personalizing smoking cessation pharmacotherapy based on the Nicotine Metabolite Ratio (NMR): A systematic review. University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science Spring Conference, Lexington, KY, USA.

Martin CA, Anand V, Westneat S, McGinty K, O'Brien K, Guenthner G, Hahn E, Huerta G. Adolescent Electronic Cigarette (E-Cigarette) and Other Tobacco Use. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, 2014, San Diego, California.

O'Brien K, Anand V, McGinty K, Guenthner G, Hahn E, Martin C. An Epidemiological Survey of E-cigarette use Among Adolescents in The Southeastern United States. International Biometrics Conference, 2014, Florence, Italy.

Anand V, Martin CA, McGinty K, Hahn E, Muse A, Guenthner G, O'Brien K. E-Cigarette Use Among Adolescents in a US Tobacco Growing State. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, 2013, Orlando, Florida.

Anand V. Plasmapheresis Associated Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome (IRIS) Precipitating Depression and Suicide Attempts: A Case Report. American Psychiatric Association-Institute on Psychiatric Services (APA-IPS) Annual Meeting, 2011, San Francisco, California.

Anand V, Verma N.P. Does Patient's Initial Evaluation Predict a Change in Optimal Pressure on CPAP Retitration? Associated Professional Sleep Societies (APSS) Annual Meeting (SLEEP 2007), Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Verma A, Anand V, Verma N.P. Inspiratory Flow Volume Loop Plateauing as a Predictor of Apneic and Hypopneic Events. Associated Professional Sleep Societies (APSS) Annual Meeting (SLEEP 2007); Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Regional (North Carolina)

Kothadia R, Green Whitney, Benjamin J, Anand V. Hooked on Hookah: An Emerging Health Crisis. 10th Annual Peace.Love.Pirates.Cure event at East Carolina University, 2017, Greenville, North Carolina.

Benjamin J, Padda J, Green W A, Anand V. Lurasidone Induced Hair Loss: A Case Report.  North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2017, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Padda J, Padda J, Akaronu N, Benjamin J, Anand V. Stimulant Use Among Medical Students in Southern United States. North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting,2017, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Rivers-Allen J, Joseph J G L, Anand V. The Effect of Prescriber North Carolina Controlled Substance Reporting System Use Across the Four Regions of North Carolina on Opioid Death Rates in these Regions. Poster accepted for presentation at North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2017, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Dean C & Anand V. Using Hookah Poses Serious Health Effects. 9th Annual Peace.Love.Pirates.Cure event at East Carolina University, 2016, Greenville, North Carolina.

Anand V, Bloch R. The Format of an Effective Journal Club. Faculty Development Series. November 5, 2015.

Musec M, Stanciu C, Glass O, Anand V. Vaping Is Only The Beginning. 8th Annual Peace.Love.Pirates.Cure
event at East Carolina University, 2015, Greenville, North Carolina.

Anand V. Nicotine, E-Cigarettes, and Addiction. Continued Medical Education (CME) lecture delivered at Cherry Hospital, Goldsboro, North Carolina; April, 2015.

Anand V. Pediatric Depression and Bipolar Disorder. Pediatrics Resident Lecture, February 2015. Department of Pediatrics, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Anand V. The International Epidemic of Nicotine Addiction, Rise of e-Cigarettes, and Public Health. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, May 2014. Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Anand V, Bogantes J. Unusual Recurrent Psychotic Manifestation of Childhood Primary Angiitis of the Central Nervous System (C-PACNS)- A Case Report. North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2013, Asheville, North Carolina.

Anand V, Bogantes J. Persistent Hyperactivity of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Thyroid Axis after Index ECT: A Case Report. North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2012, Wilmington, North Carolina.

Anand V, Bogantes J. Do Patient's Psychiatric Diagnoses and Baseline Characteristics Predict Early Relapsers in an ECT Cohort? North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2012, Wilmington, North Carolina.

Anand V. Add on Aripiprazole Treatment for Antipsychotic (Risperidone) Induced Galactorrhea in an Intellectually Disabled Patient: A Case Report and Literature Review. North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2012, Wilmington, North Carolina.

Onyeagoro S, Anand V. Bupropion Induced Psychosis: A Case Report and Literature Review. North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, 2012, Wilmington, North Carolina.

Anand V. Sleep and Depression: The Biological Correlation. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, May 2012. Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Anand V, Bloch R. Variables Associated with Suicidal Ideation and its Disclosure in an Emergency Department. North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 2010, Wilmington, North Carolina.

Published/Broadcasted Interviews

Anand Vivek. Interview with Jules Norwood. Why People Smoke: studies explore smoking behaviors. Published September 28, 2017. https://news.ecu.edu/2017/09/28/why-people-smoke/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Kelly Byrne. Study: E-cigs more dangerous forchildren. Published and broadcasted on WNCT, July 27, 2016. http://wnct.com/2016/07/27/study-e-cigs-more-dangerous-for-children/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Josh Birch. Law enforcement, justice system, churches working to combat heroin epidemic. Published and broadcasted on WNCT, May 2, 2016. http://wnct.com/2016/05/02/law-enforcement-justice-system-churches-working-to-combat-heroin-epidemic/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Kelly Byrne. E-cigarettestudy looks at age restriction and use. Published and broadcasted on WNCT, March 27, 2016. http://wnct.com/2016/03/27/e-cigarette-study-looks-at-age-restriction-and-use/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Laura Lacy. E-Cigarette Use:A Troubling Trend. Published in CAROLINA parent, February 24, 2016. http://www.carolinaparent.com/E-Cigarette-Use-A-Troubling-Trend/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Kelly Byrne. E-cigarette useon the rise among teenagers. Published and broadcasted on WNCT, February 13,2016. http://wnct.com/2016/02/13/e-cigarette-use-on-the-rise-among-teenagers/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Josh Birch. E-cigsespecially dangerous for young children. Published and broadcasted on WNCT, September 1, 2015. http://wnct.com/2015/09/01/e-cigs-especially-dangerous-for-young-children/

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Roberts Mackenzie. STUDY:Most teens think e-cigs are completely safe. Published and broadcasted on WITN, June 5, 2015. http://www.witn.com/home/headlines/STUDY-Teens-think-e-cigarettes-are-completely-safe-306340061.html

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Amy Ellis. GATEWAY TOADDICTION. ECU News Service, June 2, 2015. http://www.ecu.edu/cs-admin/news/vapingresearch.cfm

Anand, Vivek. Interview with Naseem Miller. E-cigarettesgaining popularity in high schools. Family Practice News Digital Network, November 13, 2013.

Publications

Anand V, Lee JGL, Rivers-Allen J. Utilization of Drug Monitoring System in North Carolina. N C Med J. 2017 Jul-Aug;78(4):280. doi: 10.18043/ncm.78.4.280. PMID: 28724686

Okoli CT, Anand V, Khara M. A retrospective analysis of the outcomes of smoking cessation pharmacotherapy among persons with mental health and substance use disorders. J Dual Diagn. 2017 Feb 6:0. doi:10.1080/15504263.2017.1290860. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28166473#

Anand V, Martin CA. Clearing the air about e-cigarettes. Healing Magazine. 2016 Vol. 21 ( 2),23-25. http://www.healingmagazine.org/

Anand V, Martin CA, Guenthner G. E-cigarette Use byChildren and Adolescents. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry(AACAP) News. 2016 March-April, Vol 47(2), 93-94.

Saeed SA, Anand V. Use of Telepsychiatry in Psychodynamic Psychiatry. Psychodyn Psychiatry. 2015 Winter;43(4):569-83. doi:10.1521/pdps.2015.43.4.569. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26583441

Anand V, Martin CA. Students and E-cigarette Use. [news release]. Journal of Adolescent Health Care. August 2015.Available at http://www.jahonline.org/content/parentsandteens. Accessed September 22, 2015.

Saeed SA, Anand V. Research that can change clinical practice in psychotic disorders. Psychiatric Times, Vol 32, No 7: July 2015.

Anand V, McGinty KL, O'Brien K, Guenthner G, Hahn E,Martin CA. E- cigarette use and beliefs among urban Public high school students in North Carolina. Journal of adolescent health. 2015 July, Vol 57 (1), 46-51.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2015.03.018

Anand V (lead author). American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry E- cigarette policy statement. July, 2015. https://www.aacap.org/AACAP/Policy_Statements/2015/Policy_Statement_on_Electronic_Cigarettes.aspx.

Saeed SA, Anand V, Stanciu C. Top Research That May Change How You Treat Patients With Substance Use Disorders. Psychiatric Times, Vol 32, No 4: April 2015.

Kumar R, Basu S, Torigian D, Anand V, Zhuang H, Alavi A. Role of Modern Imaging Techniques for Diagnosis of Infection in the Era of 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography. Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 2008 Jan; 21(1): 209-224. Cited in Pub Med; PMID: 18202443.

Kumar R, Anand V, Jana S. Adrenal Lesions: Role of Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose- Positron Emission Tomography, and Positron Emission Tomography/ Computed Tomography. In M.A. Hayat (Ed.), Cancer Imaging: Instrumentation and Applications (pp. 269-280). San Diego, CA. Elsevier Academic Press.

Anand V, Verma N.P. Does Patient's Initial Evaluation Predict a Change in Optimal Pressure on CPAP retitration? SLEEP. 2007 Jun; 30(Abstract Supplement): A179.

Verma A, Anand V, Verma N.P. Inspiratory Flow Volume Loop Plateauing as a Predictor of Apneic and Hypopneic Events. SLEEP. 2007 Jun; 30(Abstract Supplement): A156.

Verma A, Anand V, Verma NP. Sleep Disorders in Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 2007 Jun; 3(4): 357-362. Cited in Pub Med; PMID: 17694723.

Singh B., Pandey R.M, D'Souza N., Anand V. et al. Knowledge, Attitudes and Socio-Demographic Factors Differentiating Blood Donors from Non-Donors in an Urban Slum of Delhi. Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 2002 Jul; XXVII (3): 118-123.

Symposium

Martin C, Guenthner G, Clark L,Anand V.  Assessing Tobacco Use in Adolescents in Targeting AdolescentTobacco Use Symposium. Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry annualmeeting, New York, New York, 2016. 

Professional Activities

  • Board Member, Pitt County Coalition on Substance Abuse (PCCSA), http://pccsa.org/
  • Member, Substance Use Disorders Committee, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Departmental Peer Review Committee, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
  • M3 Clinical Competency Committee, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
  • Chief Fellow, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship (2014)
  • Vidant Medical Center Resident/ Fellow Council Member (2013)
  • Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Resident Training Committee (2012)
  • East Carolina University Residency Counsel Member (2012)
  • Medical Students' Education Committee (2012)
  • M-2 Basic Psychiatry co-course director (2011)
  • M-1 and 2 Basic Psychiatry course group leader (2011) 

Journal Article Reviewer

Journal of Drug Issues
Annals of Psychiatry and Mental Health

Journal of Adolescent Health
Tobacco Induced Diseases 


Grant Funding

Analysis of cognitive processing biases to tobacco related visual cues among smokers with mental illness.
Anand V, Kim S, Lee JG, O’Brien K. Brody School of Medicine, Internal Seed/ Bridge Grant program 2017. Funded $15,500. Principal Investigator.

Quantitative and qualitative analysis of oral health status among patients with mental illness and associated barriers as perceived by patients, and their psychiatric anddental providers: a cross-sectional study.
Anand V, Wanda W, Lee JG, Paige A. Brody School of Medicine, Internal Seed/ Bridge Grant program 2017.
Not Funded $15,433. Principal Investigator.

Anand V, Kuehn D, O'Brien K. Impact of e-cigarette aerosol exposure on perinatal outcome and neonatal neurobehavioral development. Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program - The Brain Research Foundation. Proposed $79,000.  Principal Investigator.

Differential effects of nicotine metabolite ratio on tobacco smoking and smoking cessation outcomes among smokers with mental illness. Anand V, Okoli C, Khara M. Brody Brothers Endowment Seed/Bridge Grant Program. Funded; $35,640. Principal Investigator.   

Examining the comparative effectiveness of pharmacotherapy on nicotine withdrawal management and smoking cessation among individuals with serious mental illness. Okoli C, Anand V,  Rayens MK, Cooley A, Shelton C, Khara, M. (Submitted June 29th, 2015).  GRAND 2015. Pfizer Global Research Awards for Nicotine Dependence (GRAND). Not Funded; $199,265.  Co- Investigator.

E- cigarette use and beliefs among urban Public high school students in North Carolina. Anand V, McGinty KL, O'Brien K, Guenthner G, Hahn E, Martin CA. National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)- American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Research Award in Substance Abuse and Addiction, supported by NIDA. Funded; $20,000. Principal Investigator