Seminar/Workshop/Conferences Organized

Department time to time has organized National and International Symposium, Workshops, Conferences, Seminars on various aspects of Biological Sciences for students and faculty members

Seminars/ Workshops/Conferences of last five years

Sr. No. Title Speakers Duration Dates
1.        Opportunities and Challenges for the Treatment of Heart Disease in Diabetes Prof. Naranjan S. Dhalla, Director of Cardiovascular Developments, Institue of Cardiovascular Sciences, Saint Boniface Hospital Research Centre, University of Manitoba Lecture 5 Mar., 2015
2.        The molecular essence of Indian cuisine and its application Dr. Ganesh Bagler ,Assistant Professor, Enter for Computational Biology, IIT-Delhi, New Delhi Lecture 19 July, 2016
3.        Workshop on 2D Electrophoresis function and applications M/s. Biorad (I) Ltd. 3 days 7-9 Sep., 2016
4.        Workshop on Real Time-PCR function and applications M/s. Invitrogen (I) Ltd. 2 days 18-19 Oct., 2016
5.        Impact of Vaccine on Human Genetics Dr. Amulya Kumar Panda, Scientist-VI, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi 1 day 14 Oct., 2016
6.        Microbiology of some common global fermented foods : Latest update Prof. Jyoti Prakash Tamang, Dean, School of Life Sciences, Deptt. of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, Sikkim University, Sikkim 1 day 07 Nov., 2016
7.  Next Gen technologies in plant genomics Prof. A. Ramachandra  Reddy, Emeritus  Professor, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli, Hyderabad 1 day 09 Feb., 2017
8.        Cell Engineering for Biomedicine- Basics to Application Prof. Renu Wadhwa, Biomedical Research Institute National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology (AIST) 11-1 Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, , Japan 5 days 6-10, 2017  Feb.,
9        Post-transcriptional Control of Gene Expression in Eukaryotes Prof. Arthur Hunt, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, USA 6 days 20-25Feb., 2017
10. Wokshop on “ Recent Trends in Bioinformatics” on 07th -08th March, 2017
   Prof. Indira Ghosh, School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi ·     Dr. Manish Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Biophysics, University of Delhi, South Campus, New Delhi ·     Dr. Pankaj Tripathi, Professor, Deptt. of Biotechnology, Invertis University, Bareilly-243123
2 days 07th -08th March, 2017
11        White Biotechnology – Making a Car from Corn and Potatoes Dr. Manjeet Singh, Former CEO of Murli Krishna Pharma Pvt. Ltd., Pune 1 day 11 Apr., 2017
12. Lecture in the field of “Long Noncoding RNA and Aging” Dr. Pramod C. Rath, Professor, School of Life Sciences, JNU, New Delhi 1 day 22 January, 2018
13. DIALAB International Online Lecture Series ·        Dr. Sunil Kaul,  Professor, AIST, Japan ·        Dr. Renu Wadhwa Professor, AIST, Japan 1 day 23 March, 20 18
14. Lecture on Fulbright Programs, various fellowships and application requirements. Dr. Pratibha Nair, Program Coordinator,  Indian Program, USIEF, Fulbright Commission 1 day 2 April, 2018
15.              Drug discovery targeting EGFR mutations for lung cancer therapy Shinichi Hasako 1 day 9 April, 2018
16.              Hypoxia-regulated oncomiRs as attractive targets for cancer therapy Ritu Kulshreshtha, Department of Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology, IIT-Delhi, India 1 day 2 May, 2018
17.              Antitumor Effect and Safety of Systemically Delivered Oncolytic Adenovirus Complexed with EGFR-targeted PAMAM Dendrimer A-Rum Yoon, Ph.D, Department of Bioengineering, College of Engineering Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea 1 day 11 June, 2018
18.              Rapid diagnostic solutions to combat infectious disease burden Ravikrishnan Elangovan, Department of Biochemical Engg. & Biotechnology, IIT-Delhi, India  1 day 11 July, 2018
19.              The role of human fetal pigmented ciliary epithelium derived neurospheres and human umbilical cord blood derived lineage negative stem cells in the regeneration of laser injured mouse retina. Akshay Anand, Ph.D, Professor ,Neuroscience Research Lab, Department of NeurologyPGIMER, Chandigarh, INDIA 1 day 2 August, 2018
20.              Pattern-based sensing of bioanalytes by arrays of cross-reactive polymeric materials Shunsuke Tomita, Nano Bio-device research group, Biomedical Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan 1 day 5 August, 2018
21.              Molecular Gerontology: from homeodynamics to hormesis Prof. Suresh Rattan, Laboratory of Cellular Ageing, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University, Gustav WiedsVej 10-C, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark 11 days 8-18 October, 2018
22.              Regulation of Double C2 Like Domain Beta and its Biological Function in Human Cervical Cancer Dr. Shama PrasadaK, Associate Professor,Deptt. of Cell and Molecular Biology, School of Life Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal , Karnataka 1 day 29 October, 2018
23.              Hydrogel system-mediated delivery of oncolytic adenovirus overcomes short half-life, adverse inflammatory response, and nonspecific shedding of conventional local delivery route Dr. Chae-Ok Yun, Department of Bioengineering,College of Engineering, hanyangUniversity, Seoul, Korea 1 day 10 December, 2018
24.              Webinar – “India First Leadership Talk Series” Organized by MHRD’s Innovation Cell  by Shri Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group 1 day 8 January, 2019
25.              Workshop on Intellectual Property Right (IPR ) Organized by MHRD’s Innovation Cell, Online session by Ms. Shwetasree Majumdar, Principal, Fidus Law Chamber and Offline session by Prof. (Dr.) Shubeet K. Jain, Departmant of Pharmaceutical Sciences, GNDU, Amritsar 1 day 10 January, 2019
26.              Boot camp -To Promote Startups, Ideation Workshop, Idea Pitching Sessions  Startup India Punjab Yatra 1 day 24 January, 2019
27.              Protein delivery into cells for altering the genomic DNA sequence Dr. Yoshio KatoHost: AIST Tsukuba, Japan I day 14 February, 2019
28.              International meet & Golden Jublee workshop on “Basic and Translational Research in Health Sciences” 1.     Dr. Sunil Kaul, Chief  Senior Research Scientist BMRI, AIST, Japan 2.     Dr. Renu Wadhwa, Prime Senior Researcher and Head BMRI, AIST, Japan 3.     Dr. Amit Nargotra, Discovery Informatics Division, CSIR – Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Canal Road, Jammu, IIIM, Jammu 4.     Dr. Ravi Shankar, Sr. Scientist/ Coordinator, Bioinformatics Programme, Department of Biotechnology,  Institute of Himalyan Bioresources Technology, IHBT, Palampur 5.     Mr. Amit Kumar Jha, Director, AR Aquaformatics Pvt. Ltd., D-46/116, IGNOU Road, Neb Sarai, New Delhi 6.     Dr. Ajaikumar B. Kunnumakkara, Associate Professor (IITG)   & Honorary Chair Professor MGU) Cancer Biology Laboratory, Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology X Guwahati, 7.     Dr. Ashok Kumar, Co-ordinatorCentre for Systems Biology and Bioinformatics, Punjab University, Chandigarh 8.     Dr. P.C. Mishra, Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar 9.     Dr. Priya Mahajan, DBT- Research Associate, Department of Biotechnology, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar 3 days 20-22  February, 2019
29.              Lecture in the field of “Data Science in Healthcare : The University Malaya Medical Centre Breast Cancer Ecosystem” Dr. Sarinder Kaur, Associate Professor, Data Science and Bioinformatics Laboratory, Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Univeristy of Malaya 1 day 25 February, 2019