India Alliance Newsletter, July 2016


15 Jul 2016

India Alliance Newsletter, July 2016

Happy Monsoon! In the July 2016 issue of the India Alliance Newsletter we bring to you updates on India Alliance Fellowship schemes, funded research and events, interesting research stories, general articles and interviews. We hope you find this issue an enjoyable and informative read. Please send your comments and suggestions for these newsletters to public.engagement@wellcomedbt.org. 

 

IN THIS NEWSLETTER

Cover page I Editorial I Contents


INDIA ALLIANCE FELLOWSHIPS ANNOUNCEMENTS
Call for applications for Senior and Intermediate Fellowships (basic research scheme)


New INDIA ALLIANCE FELLOWS Research Training Fellowships for Clinicians
Dr Deepak Gautam, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi and Dr Sumsum Sunny, Mazumdar Shaw Centre of Translational Research, Bangalore


PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT CORNER  
REPORT The Vaidya’s Oath, PUBLIC EVENT Let’s talk Cancer in the North East, REPORT 4th Bangalore Cognition Workshop


SCIENCE COMMUNICATION 
REPORT 1st Science Communication & Career workshop, UPCOMING SciComm workshops


IN CONVERSATION WITH..
Dr Vineeta Bal, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi


INDIA ALLIANCE RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS
Recently published research of India Alliance Fellows: Dr Rashna Bhandari, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Dr Sunil Laxman, the Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (InStem), Bangalore and Dr Neeraj Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar


INDIA ALLIANCE FELLOW IN SPOTLIGHT
Dr Rupjyoti Talukdar, Intermediate Fellow, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad


EFFECTIVELY STARTING-UP A NEW LAB 
Enabling Bootstrapping, Flexibility and Freedom
Dr Sunil Laxman, InStem, Bangalore


PERSONAL CARE AT A HIGH PRICE?
Assessing hazards of nanomaterials
Dr Madhu Khatri, Panjab University, Chandigarh


INDIA ALLIANCE STAFF CORNER
Dr Sachin Sharma, Grants Adviser, India Alliance


OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS
9th Young Investigators' Meeting 2017, India, 2nd Young Investigator Meeting 2016, Cambridge, UK, Newton Bhabha PhD Placements Programme 2016-17


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