July 10, 2012

Contact: Bevin Theodore, Director of PR & Communications


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Dr. Madhav Muppa joins KidsPeace staff 

NORTH WHITEHAL TWP. – KidsPeace is pleased to welcome Dr. Madhav Muppa, a child and adolescent psychiatrist, to our staff.

Muppa, who relocated from Shreveport, La., started his position Monday and will be based at the KidsPeace Hospital.

Muppa is board eligible with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with medical licensure through the State of Pennsylvania and the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners.

He graduated from Shri.B.M.Patil Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India, & Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad, India, where he completed his internship. He also graduated from Louisiana State University, where he completed his psychiatric residency and child and adolescent fellowship. 

Muppa received many awards and honors during his education at Louisiana State University and also held positions on university and hospital committees. He also has extensive experience in research, as well as being an expert reviewer for many medical and psychiatric journals.    

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About KidsPeace

Founded in 1882, KidsPeace is dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, preadolescents, teens and young adults, offering a comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; and a variety of foster care and community-based programs to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities. KidsPeace offers services in Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and the District of Columbia.