In connection with the World Blood Donors Day, the Amrita Blood Collectors and Donors (ABCD) Forum, a students' initiative at the AIMS, Kochi, is organising a week-long campaign aimed at increasing the number of voluntary donations to the layman.
A three-day workshop on plastic surgery and a course of plastic surgery were inaugurated by Rajasabhapathy, president, Association of Plastic Surgeons of India at AIMS, Kochi. Familiarisation of new techniques in plastic surgery to the students was the aim of the workshop.
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.
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.
EMC extended its global corporate research program – the EMC Innovation Network – to India, and as part of the program, EMC’s India Center of Excellence (COE) funds concentrated research efforts in India through University Collaboration to discover and explore technologies shaping the information infrastructure of the future. EMC works with Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc) in areas of importance to EMC: Security and Analytics.