Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Faculty Elected as Joint Secretary of CMA

Prashant R. Nair, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, is elected as Joint Secretary of the Coimbatore Management Association (CMA).

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 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.

IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award 2020 for Amrita Faculty

Dr. Rajesh Kannan Megalingam (Director, Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs and Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus)  received the prestigious IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award 2020 on October 23, 2020, from the IEEE President 2020, Dr. Toshio Fukuda in a grand event at the flagship conference of IEEE Education Society, Frontiers in Education (FIE 2020), in Sweden, held online from October 21-24, 2020. He also delivered a keynote address on "Undergraduate Mentoring and Research at HuT Labs, A Case Study" on the occasion.