Recently recommended Fellowship Awardees- May 2017


01 Jul 2017

Recently recommended Fellowship Awardees- May 2017
 
The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance announces Recently Recommended Fellowship Awardees for Early Career Fellowship, Senior and Intermediate Research Fellowship (Basic scheme) and Clinical and Public Health Research Fellowship schemes. Interviews for these Fellowships took place in May 2017. Please note, these Fellowship Awards have been recommended by the India Alliance Fellowship Committee. Recommended Awardees who accept the India Alliance Fellowship, are listed on our Fellows page.

* indicates newly awarded Host Institution.

 

Clinical and Public Health Research Fellowships 

Research Training Fellowships 2017

Mr Sourav Datta, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad

Dr Dorcas B C Gandhi, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana

Dr Vinnyfred Vincent, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Arun K, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute For Medical Science & Technology, Trivandrum

Dr Sowmya Selvaraj, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore

 

Early Career Fellowships 2016

Dr Gagandeep Kaur Walia, Public Health Foundation of India, Delhi

 

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Early Career Fellowships 2017

 

Dr Masum Saini, Regional Centre for Biotechnology, Faridabad

Dr Chandramouli Reddy Puli, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune, Pune

Dr Pritha Paul, Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata

Dr Sriram Varahan, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Bangalore

Dr Mariam Sood, National Brain Research Centre, Manesar

Dr Shankar Manoharan, *Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Dr Jyoti Singh, National Centre for Cell Science, Pune

Dr Tuhin Subhra Santra, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai

Dr Sushmita Chakraborty, All India Institute for Medical Sciences New Delhi, New Delhi

Dr Kushi Anand, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Dr Parveen Goyal, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Bangalore

 

Intermediate Fellowships

May 2017 round

Dr Tamal Das, TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Hyderabad

Dr Sivakumar Vallabhapurapu, *Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati

Dr Deepa Agashe, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore

Dr Sreedhar Chinnaswamy, National Institute of Biomedical Genomics, Kalyani

Dr Geetanjali Chawla, *Amity University, Gurgaon

 

Senior Fellowships

May 2017 round

Dr Lolitika Mandal, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali

Dr Arun Sripati, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Dr Dhiraj Kumar, International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi

 

Banner Image Credit: Dr Sheetal Gandotra, India Alliance Intermediate Fellow, CSIR-IGIB, New Delhi

Image description: A once healthy cell, succumbing to death, upon infection by the tuberculosis causing bacteria- Mycobacterium tuberculosis. A scanning electron micrograph reveals holes created in the host cell membrane, as the bacteria egress and make way to infect the next healthy cell.