Amrita Student Wins Best Poster Award at Kerala Orthopaedics Association Conference 2016 (KOACON 2016)

Dr. Suranjana R., final-year postgraduate resident in Orthopaedics has won the best poster award at the recently held KOACON –2016 organized by Kerala Orthopaedic Association (KOA). The poster was titled ‘Unusual Case of Compressive Myelopathy.’ She was guided by Dr. Krishnakumar R., Consultant Spine Surgeon and Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences.

Amrita Fellow Wins 2nd Best Paper Award in International Conference on Child Neurology

Dr. Kshitij Bansal, Fellow in Pediatric Neurology, Amrita, won the 2nd best paper award at the International Conference on Child Neurology in Chennai during January 22 - 24, 2016.

Book on Practical Gastroenterology (2nd edition) Published by Amrita Doctors

A book titled Practical Gastroenterology (2nd edition), published by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd, was officially released by Dr. Prem Nair, Medical Director, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, on January 16, 2016 at the AIMS GI Endo Meet (A-GEM) 2016. This book incorporates the advances in the diagnosis and management of GI diseases.

Amrita Paper on "Sternum into Abdomen Deformity" Published in the Spine Journal- an Internationally Leading Publication

Dr. Krishnakumar R., Associate Professor, Spine Division, Department of Orthopaedics, Amrita School of Medicine has described a new clinical sign in Orthopaedics & Spine termed “Sternum into Abdomen Deformity" which was published in The Spine Journal- internationally leading journal.

U.S. Professor Visits Amrita & Gives Talk on IoT

Dr. Anura Jayasumana, a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Colorado State University, USA, visited the Kochi and Amritapuri campuses in early 2016.