National Safe Motherhood Day Observed

National Safe Motherhood Day was observed at Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi, on April 10, 2019. JANANI, a collaborative endeavour of Amrita College of Nursing and Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, was inaugurated as a part of it.

Amrita Faculty Appointed as Roster Nutrition Consultant by UNICEF India

Dr. P. R. Janci Rani, Assistant Professor, Food Nutrition and Health Education Center, Coimbatore campus, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, has been appointed as a 'Roster Nutrition Consultant' for four consecutive years (2018-2022) by UNICEF-India. She will join hands in meeting the prime objectives of the National Nutrition Mission. 

Pharma Quiz 2019 Held

A pharma quiz competition was held on March 28, 2019, at the School of Pharmacy, Amrita Health Sciences campus, Kochi. The competition was based on an initial screening written test with 50 multiple choice questions (MCQs) covering different subjects in the Pharmacy curriculum.

Ayurveda Research Director Delivers Lecture at SAFIC National Seminar on Prenatal Education

Dr. Ram Manohar, Research Director, Amrita Center for Advanced Research in Ayurveda (ACARA), School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, gave a plenary lecture at the "SAFIC  National Seminar on Prenatal Education: Ancient Indian Perspective", held at Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Vishwa Mahavidyalaya, Kancheepuram, India from April 11-12, 2019. 

Japanese and Amrita Social Work Students Help Bring Clean Drinking Water to Kerala Villages

As part of a mass effort to bring clean drinking water to over 5,000 villages in India, 31 college students from 13 universities in Japan and 12 social work students from Amrita’s Amritapuri campus participated in the Jivamritam project from February 16-26, 2019.

Field Visit and Class on Medicinal Plants

Dr. Priyalatha B., Associate Professor, Department of Dravya Guna Vijnana, School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, headed the field visit for Russian Students, and took class on Medicinal Plants in the Herbal Garden of College.