'Specialist Dentist of the Year - Pedodontics'' Awarded

On 9th December 2018, Dr. Arun Mamachan Xavier, Reader, Department of Paediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Amrita Health Sciences Campus, Kochi, was presented with the highly coveted ''Specialist Dentist of the Year - Pedodontics'' award at the prestigious 'Famdent Excellence in Dentistry Awards 2018’ held in Mumbai. 

SIEMENS- GAPIO Innovation Award in Medicine for India's First Hand Transplant

On 28th December 2018, Dr. Subramania Iyer, Chairman and Professor, Plastic Surgery and Head & Neck Surgery, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, was awarded the prestigious SIEMENS- GAPIO (Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin) Innovation Award in Medicine for performing ‘Hand Transplant Surgery’ for the first time in India.

Reconstructive Surgeons Honoured by National Organ & Tissue Transplant Organization

On November 27th, 2018, a team of reconstructive surgeons from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi, was honored by the National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) at the 9th Indian Organ Donation Day held at New Delhi, for their path-breaking achievement of conducting a ‘Hand Transplant’. 

Student Wins 1st Prize in Poster Presentation at 8th World Ayurveda Congress & Arogya Expo

Dr. Vandana K. Vasudevan third year PG Scholar from the Department of Prasutitantra and Streeroga, School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, won first prize for poster presentation at the “8th World Ayurveda Congress and Arogya Expo” organized by the World Ayurveda Foundation and Ministry of Ayush, Govt of India, conducted at Gujarat University Convention and exhibition Centre, Ahmedabad from December 14-17, 2018.