Amrita Medical Faculty Member Contributed Chapters in Textbook of Emergency and Trauma Care

Dr. V. V. Pillay, Professor and Head, Forensic Medicine and Toxicology and Chief of Poison Control Centre, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, has contributed chapters in the just released multi-author treatise on emergency medicine, titled, Textbook of Emergency and Trauma Care.

Amrita Faculty Member Honoured with 'Dr. (Maj Gen) Lakshmipathy Award'

Dr. Vijay Harish Somasundaram, Assistant Professor in the Department of Nuclear Medicine, presented a part of his doctoral work at the 15th annual ANMPI (Association of Nuclear Medicine Physicians of India) conference held in association with the ICC (Indian Cancer Congress) 2017 conference at Bangalore, from November 8th to 12th, 2017.

Amrita Doctor Delivers Talk at International HCM Summit VI, Boston, USA

Dr. Hisham Ahamed, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and Project Lead at the Amrita Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, was an invited speaker at the International HCM Summit VI held from October 27 - 29, 2017, at Boston, USA, as an invited faculty. He spoke on the topic "HCM in the Developing World". He was the only invited speaker from the South Asian region. 

Amrita Hospital Conducts Seminar on Anaesthesia and Updates in Transplant Care

The 4th Amrita Anaesthesia Refresher Course 2017 (AARC), was conducted by the Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, on 1st October, 2017, at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr. Sanjeev K. Singh, Medical Superintendent, Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi, was the chief guest of the event. 

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences Conducts Asia's First Upper-arm Double Hand Transplant

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, conducted India's and Asia's first upper arm double hand-transplant on Shreya Siddanagowda, a 19-year-old girl. Shreya, a chemical engineering student at Manipal Institute of Technology, lost both her hands in a road mishap last year.