Ayurveda Research Director at WHO Working Group Meeting

Dr. P. Rammanohar (Research Director, Amrita School of Ayurveda) chaired the three days WHO working group meeting for the development of standard terminology documents in Ayurveda held at Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar from December 2-4, 2019, along with Prof. Dominik Wujastyk (University of Alberta, Canada). Susan Shaw (Associate Dean from Auckland University of Technology) and Saketh Ram (CCRAS, India) were the rapporteurs. 

Ayurveda Faculty Visits University of Milan, Italy to Conclude Bilateral Project

Dr. P. Rammanohar, PI (India) and Dr. Ananthram Sharma Co-I (India) visited the University of Milan to participate in the concluding meetings of the Indo Italian Researcher Exchange Program to develop Integrated Treatment Protocol for Management of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Amrita Invited to Belgium Embassy's Sustainability Event with KU Leuven Delegation

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was recently invited by His Excellency François Delhaye, Ambassador of The Kingdom of Belgium to India, to join Prof. Gerard Govers, Vice-Rector, KU Leuven University, and the delegation from KU Leuven. On January 6, 2020, Dr. Shyam Diwakar joined the round table on sustainability and universities at the Ambassador's residence in New Delhi.

Computational Studies Showcased in International Conferences held at Lisbon, Portugal and at Trivandrum, India

An Amrita study by PhD student Hemalatha Sasidharakurup, along with Kanishka and Lakshmi Nair 2019 undergraduate thesis students BRITE, was presented by Prof. Shyam Diwakar of Amrita School of Biotechnology at the International Conference on Complex Networks and their Applications (Complex Networks 2019) at Lisbon, Portugal from December  10-12, 2019.