Best Scientific Paper Award at 3rd National Conference of the Forum of Ethics Review Committees in India (FERCI)

The original research by Dr. R. Venkitachalam, Second-year Postgraduate Resident in Public Health Dentistry, Amrita School of Dentistry, was awarded Best Scientific Paper Award at the 3rd National Conference of the Forum of Ethics Review Committees in India (FERCI) held at Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Postgraduate Medical Sciences, Lucknow from December 10-11, 2015. 

MD Resident Wins Best Research Paper Award in First International Symposium in Hospital Medicine

In the recently held First International Symposium in Hospital Medicine at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences jointly organized with Mayo Clinic, USA, from December 4-6, 2015, Dr. Ajith V., Final-year MD Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine won the BEST RESEARCH PAPER award for his paper titled "Pharmacovigilance in Anti Snake Venom related Adverse Drug Reaction Assessment." 

Allied Health Sciences Students Win 2nd Prize in Poster Presentation at SILEX 2015 Conference

Third year B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology students of Amrita Center for Allied Health Sciences, Ms. Reshma K.P. and Ms. Suraymya Babu won second prize in the poster presentation at SILEX 2015- the 16th Annual conference of SAMT (Students Association of Medical Laboratory Technologists) held from December 11-12, 2015 at Medical College, Kannur.

Chairman of International Nano Technology NGO Visits Amrita

Dr. Millind Pimprikar, founder and chairman of CANEUS (Canada, Europe, US), an international organization that fosters the development of Micro-Nano-Technologies (MNT) for aerospace and defense applications headquartered in Montreal (Canada), recently visited the Amritapuri and Kochi campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from December 3rd - 4th, 2015.

High Impact Publication in PNAS (Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences) from Amrita Center for Nanosciences Faculty

Dr. Sahadev Shankarappa, Assistant Professor, Amrita Center for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine, authored on a very prestigious high impact scientific journal of the National Academy of Sciences- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS).

Amrita College of Nursing marks 13th Anniversary with Celebrations

Amrita College of Nursing celebrated its 13th anniversary at the Health Sciences campus on November 2, 2015. The program started with prayer and lamp lighting of the lamp by Bri. Sai Bala, Nursing Director, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. Ms. Shiney Williams, Final-year B.Sc. Nursing student welcomed the gathering. 

Gotipua Dance Performance at Amritapuri Campus

Gotipua Dance Performance by Konark Natya Mandap, Orissa was successfully conducted at Amrita School of Engineering, Amritapuri campus on 30th November, 2015. This event was co-organized by Samskriti, the cultural wing of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus and SPIC MACAY, the Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Amongst Youth.