The Department of Pediatric Cardiology is organising a one-day CME on the 13th of July 2014 at Amriteshwari Hall, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. The meeting is a one-of-a-kind interactive CME, meant for updating the practising pediatricians of the region regarding the latest advances & development in the evaluation and management of pediatric cardiac illness.
Gurupoornima was celebrated at the Amrita Health Sciences campus on July 12, 2014.
The Department of Cardiology at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) organized a Symposium on Aortic Aneurysm on June 28, 2014. The program was inaugurated by Dr. Prathapan Nair, Principal, Amrita School of Medicine. Others who spoke during the inaugural ceremony included Drs. Sanjeev K. Singh, Medical Superintendent, AIMS; S. K. Ramachandran, Deputy Medical Superintendent, AIMS; K. U.
The Amrita Endocrinology and Diabetic Foot Conference (AEDFC) 2014 was organized at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi from June 20 - 21, 2014. The conference focused on topics including Update for Surgeons and Diabetic Foot Specialists like Evaluation and Management of Diabetic Foot Infections, Charcot Foot, Therapeutic Footwear and Dressing Materials, Lower Limb Prosthesis, Management of Diabetes, Obesity and Osteoporosis.
A patient enters the hospital thinking of it as a place where all his ailments will end and return back home bouncing to life again. But it is a bitter fact that today most of the patients can get infections in hospital while they are being treated for something else. These infections can have devastating emotional, financial and medical effects.
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center in association with AOSpine will conduct a course program AOSpine Scoliosis Week. The Scoliosis week is a residential week wherein the participant will be exposed to a large number of cases over a short span of time.
The Second International Conference on Nanotechnology at the Bio-Medical Interfaces, NANOBIO2012, was recently organized by the Amrita Centre for Nanosciences in Kochi
The Third Annual Indian Global Psychiatric Initiative (IGPI 2012) was convened at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences during January 17 – 18. Organized jointly with two Psychiatry Associations, viz. Indo-Australian and Indo-New Zealand, the conference discussed latest treatment modalities and research studies in areas related to mental health care.
More than 2000 students from all 5 campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham congregated at the fourth convocation ceremony of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham held on 19 May, 2007 at the Headquarters at Coimbatore to receive their degrees. Approximately 50% of the students were women. About 60% of the students had received a Bachelors degrees while the rest were awarded Masters and Doctoral degrees. The institution was also awarded several M. S.