29th April 2017
Department of Biochemistry in collaboration with Immunological Society of India celebrated World Immunology Day on 29th April, 2017 at Dolphin (PG) Institute of Biomedical & Natural Sciences, Manduwala, Dehradun.
Invited guest lectures, inter Department Quiz competition & poster presentation were organized to mark the event.
Dr. Shailja Pant, Principal in her inaugural address talked about fundamental facts of immunology. She also said that without proper knowledge of immunology, it is not possible to get command over life sciences.
Dr. Arun Kumar, Director talked about utilization of immunology in diagnosis & therapy. He also said that immunology is being used in all spheres and yet a lot is to be discovered about it.
Dr. Gyanendra Awasthi, Member, Immunological Society of India gave a detailed description of techniques used in Immunology. He also talked about importance of Nano-particles in the field of Immunology.
Dr. D.K. Mandal, Resource Person from ICFAI University gave a lecture on “Nano-particles & their Industrial Application”.
Rubeena & Surabhi Vashishta from Biochemistry Department were awarded 1st & 2nd prizes in Inter Department poster presentation. The prize & certificates were given away by Sh. Arvind Gupta, Chairman, Dolphin Institute. He said that research in immunology is being encouraged in the Dolphin Institute.
Dr. Ashwani Sanghi, Dr. Karishma Joshi, Mr. Aditya Swarup, Mr. Ankit Johari, Sh. Ram Singh, Sh. Suresh Sati along with faculty & students were present in the occasion.