India’s First Centre for Aortic Diseases Opens at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences

India’s very first Centre for Aortic Diseases with Marfan Clinic has opened at the 1,300-bed Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi. MLA, Kerala State Sri. O. Rajagopal inaugurated the function. It is the only facility dedicated to comprehensive care of aortic diseases with full range of interventions, both invasive and non-invasive. 

Amrita Faculty Member Wins Silver Medal for Scientific Paper Presentation at IAPA National Conference 2016, Kolkata

Bri. Vijisha C., Senior Physician Assistant, Department of CVTS, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, won the silver medal for presenting a scientific paper at the IAPA National Conference 2016, held at Kolkata from November 5th to 6th

Amrita Health Sciences Campus Emerges Winners of Inter-campus Basketball Tournament

Students from Amrita Health Sciences Campus, Kochi won the championships of the inter-campus basketball tournament (both men and women) held at Amritapuri, Kollam from September 8th-10th, 2016. Ram Vibhakar of 4th year BDS was selected as the Best Player of the Tournament. 

Amrita MBBS Students Win Compos Mentis 2016- Quiz on Forensic Medicine

The team of 2012 batch MBBS students of Amrita School of Medicine comprising of Aaditya Rameshwara and Jishnu Narayanan Nair won first prize in the Compos Mentis 2016 - National Forensic Medicine and Toxicology Quiz conducted by Kasturba Medical College, Manipal on September 15, 2016.

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences Bags Healthcare Excellence Awards from FICCI for Patient Safety & Medical Innovation

The Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (Amrita Hospital) has aced the FICCI Healthcare Excellence Awards 2016 by emerging the winner in two categories of ‘Patient Safety’ and ‘Innovation in Medical Technology.’