Shivkumar Hatti, MD, MBA

Shivkumar Hatti, MD, MBA - Chairman, CEO & Principal Investigator - Suburban Research Associates - Media, PA & Thorndale, PA

Shivkumar Hatti, MD, MBA

CEO & Principal Investigator

Dr. Hatti is a board-certified General Adult Psychiatrist and has been practicing in Media, a suburb of Philadelphia, for the past 41 years and conducting pharmaceutical research trials since 1999.

As the C.E.O. of Suburban Research Associates, Dr. Hatti has been the Principal Investigator of over 200 studies. He graduated from Seth G.S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital in Mumbai, India, and completed his psychiatric residency at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, where he is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor.

Dr. Hatti is the founding member of the tristate chapter (SE PA, DE and NJ) of the Indo-American Psychiatric Association (IAPA) and the past president of the national chapter. He is also the past president of the American Association of Psychiatric Administrators (AAPA) and the Philadelphia Psychiatric Society. Dr. Hatti was the 2010 recipient of the NAMI Exemplary Psychiatrist Award.


  • 1981 Board Certification in General Psychiatry
  • 1977 Licensed to practice in State of Pennsylvania


  • Schizophrenia
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Major Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Migraine