Amrita Students Win Prizes in the 15 Second Horror Short Film Challenge

The 2018 batch of B. Sc. Visual Media students of School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, won silver and gold tier prizes in the 15 Second Horror Short Film Challenge conducted worldwide by Canadian Filmmaker Andrew J.D. Robinson, who is the founder of the non-profit international film making contests, “15 Second Horror Short Film Challenge” and “The Horror Movie Awards”. 

Amrita Hospital Selected as Runner-Up in Healthcare Worker Safety

Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organisations (CAHO) organized an international competition in association with ENVIS (Resource Partner), ICMR-National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOH) and supported by Global Society of HSE Professionals on "Measures Taken by Hospitals Towards Worker/Workplace Safety During a Pandemic".

Amrita Doctor Gets Best Pulmonologist Award 2020 from APCCM Association

Dr. Tinku Joseph (Associate Professor & Interventional Pulmonologist, Amrita Hospital, Kochi), won the award for the “Best Pulmonologist in Kerala” from the Academy of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (APCCM), as an appreciation for his services and excellence in the branch of Pulmonary Medicine. 

 

Amrita Hospital Honoured with Excellence Award for Continuous Quality Improvement Breakthrough

Out of the 25 shortlisted finalists, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, was declared the winner in the Non-clinical category for Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Process Management in the project titled "DMAIC Approach to Patient Movement Services - A Quality Improvement Initiative at a Quaternary Care University Teaching Hospital" at the World Quality Month 2020 Celebration hosted by Qimpro Foundation and CAHO (Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organisations) held during November 28-29, 2020. 

Amrita Doctor Honoured with the Best Overall Interventional Pulmonary Procedure Award

Dr. Tinku Joseph, Chief Interventional Pulmonologist at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, became the first Indian doctor to receive the award for the Best Innovative Bronchoscopic Surgery performed in the year 2020. Dr. Joseph was honoured with the award by the World Association of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology (WABIP) held during November 19-22, 2020, at Shanghai, China.

Amrita Conducts National Webinar on Antimicrobial Resistance

A national webinar on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)-A Growing Concern was conducted on November 18, 2020, from 10.30 am to 1.15 pm by Amrita College of Nursing. The webinar was conducted on the ZOOM platform. The subthemes of the webinar were Antimicrobial Resistance- A Global Concern, AMR- The Indian Scenario, Role of Nurses towards WHO goals and AMR- Threats and Challenges. 

Award of Excellence for Amrita's Department of Radiology

The Department of Radiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, won the Award of Excellence (eHealth Radiology & Imaging Excellence Awards 2020) in the category Pioneering Radiology Department (Project Image Diagnosis Services and Interventional Procedures) in the Elets Radiology & Imaging Summit held November 6-7, 2020. 

Amrita Faculty Invited Speaker at 1st Virtual International Conference on Journalism & Decision-Making

Dr. S. Dinesh Babu, Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr) and Head, Department of Visual Media and Communication was invited as a keynote speaker at the 1st International Conference on Journalism and Decision-Making (IJCON 2020).