Eye Bank Inaugurated at AIMS,Kochi

Works Minister Ebrahim Kunju inaugurated the Eye Bank at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. Eye specialists from the Amrita Hospital would come to the homes and procure the organ after the death of the person interested. Lion's Clubs' Vasant Bayi handed over a cheque for free cataract surgeries for 150 persons.

Diabetic foot conference . From may 6

The two-day Annual Conference of Amrita Diabetic Foot,2011 was conducted at Amrita Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi by the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetic Lower Limb and Podiatric Surgery.Many foreign dignitaries present in the function.

EMC Corporation to Fund Research at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

EMC Corporation collaborated with Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham at Coimbatore based on its commitment to research, quality of technical talent at faculty and student levels and its expertise in information infrastructure technologies. With Amrita EMC would work on information security. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc) also selected for the collaboration.

AIMS, Kochi observed World Mental Health Day on 29th December 2011

The Department of 'Psychiatry of the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences observed World Mental Health Day on Monday, 29th Dec 2011. Late Justice VR Krishna Iyer inaugurated the function at Amriteswari Hall at Amrita Hospital, Kochi.