Dr Rahul Khanna, MD

Dr Rahul Khanna, MD

Psychiatrist & Researcher


Rahul is an experienced psychiatrist, leader, researcher, and innovator. His experience spans public and private sector clinical work with a focus on psychological trauma and the link between trauma and chronic pain; academic research centred on emerging technologies and medical education; and leadership in the clinical, start-up and non-profit sectors. He is currently a senior lecturer at the University of Melbourne and a Director of Innovation and Medical Governance at Phoenix Australia.


  • Currently completing PhD on application of AI in PTSD 2024
  • Specialist Certificate in Clinical Leadership 2018
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of psychiatrists 2017
  • Master of Psychiatry 2014 (Bruce Singh Prize, highest GPA in cohort)
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery and Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy) 2010