Dr Frederick Sundram

PhD; MSc; MA; FRCPsych(UK); MB BCh BAO; BMedSc

Biography

I am currently a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Psychological Medicine at the University of Auckland and a Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist at North Shore Hospital. I was a research fellow at the Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Science at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland where I completed my PhD in Neuroimaging. I have also completed a Masters in Healthcare Management from the Institute of Public Administration, Dublin and more recently, a Masters in Healthcare Informatics. My research interests include neuroimaging, neurodevelopmental disorders, suicide, epilepsy, psychosis, medically unexplained physical symptoms, healthcare informatics and psychopathy.

Areas of expertise

Neuroimaging

Magnetic Resonance Imaging methods

Liaison Psychiatry

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Hopkins, J., Sundram, F., & Cullum, S. (2020). The multi-dimensional matrix for consultation-liaison psychiatry (mMAX-LP). Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 28 (1), 66-74. 10.1177/1039856219875069
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/49124
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Sarah Cullum
  • Searchfield, G. D., Poppe, T. N. E. R., Durai, M., Jensen, M., Kennedy, M. A., Maggo, S., ... Shekhawat, G. S. (2020). A proof-of-principle study of the short-term effects of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) on tinnitus and neural connectivity. The International journal of neuroscience, 1-12. 10.1080/00207454.2019.1702544
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Grant Searchfield, Kim Wise
  • Sumner, R. L., McMillan, R., Spriggs, M. J., Campbell, D., Malpas, G., Maxwell, E., ... Kirk, I. J. (2020). Ketamine Enhances Visual Sensory Evoked Potential Long-term Potentiation in Patients With Major Depressive Disorder. Biological psychiatry. Cognitive neuroscience and neuroimaging, 5 (1), 45-55. 10.1016/j.bpsc.2019.07.002
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/48823
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Rebecca McMillan, Rachael Sumner, Suresh Muthukumaraswamy, Ian Kirk, Rhys Ponton
  • McMillan, R., Sumner, R., Forsyth, A., Campbell, D., Malpas, G., Maxwell, E., ... Sundram, F. (2019). Simultaneous EEG/fMRI recorded during ketamine infusion in patients with major depressive disorder. Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry, 9910.1016/j.pnpbp.2019.109838
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Rachael Sumner, Rhys Ponton, Suresh Muthukumaraswamy
  • McNabb, C. B., McIlwain, M. E., Anderson, V. M., Kydd, R., Sundram, F., & Russell, B. R. (2019). Disrupted white matter integrity in treatment-resistant schizophrenia. 10.1101/19010777
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Robert Kydd
  • Campbell, J., Walker, E., No, L., & Sundram, F. (2019). Nonepileptic seizures in individuals attending neurological services in New Zealand. Epilepsy & behavior : E&B, 101 (Pt A)10.1016/j.yebeh.2019.106568
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/49148
  • Alyami, H., Alawami, M., Lyndon, M., Alyami, M., Coomarasamy, C., Henning, M., ... Sundram, F. (2019). Impact of Using a 3D Visual Metaphor Serious Game to Teach History-Taking Content to Medical Students: Longitudinal Mixed Methods Pilot Study. JMIR serious games, 7 (3)10.2196/13748
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/48732
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Mohsen Alyami, Marcus Henning, Andrew Hill
  • Alyami, H., Alawami, M., Lyndon, M., Alyami, M., Coomarasamy, C., Henning, M., ... Sundram, F. (2019). Impact of Using a 3D Visual Metaphor Serious Game to Teach History-Taking Content to Medical Students: Longitudinal Mixed Methods Pilot Study. JMIR SERIOUS GAMES, 7 (3)10.2196/13748D
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/49083
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Mohsen Alyami

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Correct Location:
AUCKLAND HOSPITAL
Level 12, Room 599-12.003
PARK ROAD
Auckland 1023
GRAFTON
New Zealand

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AUCKLAND HOSPITAL - Bldg 599
Level 12, Room 12003
2 PARK RD
GRAFTON
AUCKLAND 1023
New Zealand

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