List of Speakers

Tentative List of Speakers

Name

Designation/Institution

Topic

Dr. Pawan K. Singal Naranjan Dhalla Chair, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre, University of Manitoba Interplay of TLR4 and TLR2 in Cardiac Function During Stressful Conditions
Dr. Sanjiv Dhingra Assistant Professor, Regenerative Medicine Program, Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
Director: Canada Italy Tissue Engineering Laboratory (CITEL), Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre
Allogeneic mesenchymal stem cell therapy for cardiac regeneration
Dr. Poonam Thakur Post doctorate fellow, Neuroscience Centre
Institute of Neurophysiology (Physiologisches Institut II), Goethe University, Theodor-Stern-Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
Differential vulnerability of different mouse strains to develop Parkinson’s disease
Dr. D.K. Dhawan Professor, Department of Biophysics, Panjab University Current Scenario of Radiations in the area of Life Sciences
Dr. Samrat Mukhopadhyay Associate Professor,
Centre for Protein Science, Design & Engineering, Department of Biological Sciences and Department of Chemical Sciences,
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali
Protein Misfolding in Health and Diseases
Dr. Ashish Ganguly Principal Scientist, Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh (Tentative title) Use of Medium Throughput Shape-based Screening using SAXS
Dr. Prasad V. Bharatam Professor,
Department of Medicinal Chemistry,
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER),
To be updated
Dr K.P.Mishra Former Vice Chancellor,NGB University, Allahabad
Ex Head, RB&HSD,Bhabha Atomic Res. Center,Mumbai
President,Foundation for Education and Research, India
Tentative (Travel grant awaited)

Speakers in Syllabus Discussion

Name

Designation/Institution

Topic

Dr. Punit Kaur Professor & Head, Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi -110 029, INDIA Contours of Biophysics for Medical Sciences
Dr. J. Jeyakanthan,
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Professor and Head, Department of Bioinformatics, Science Block, 4th Floor, Alagappa University, Karaikudi-630 003, Tamil Nadu, India To be updated
Dr. P.M. Dongre Professor and Head, Biophysics Department, University of Mumbai Aspects of Biophysical Curriculum: An Indian Prospective
Dr. Avneet Saini Assistant Professor,
Department of Biophysics,
Panjab University
Biophysics under Choice Based Credit System
Mrs. Sonia Chauhan Assistant Professor, Biotechnology Department, PGGCG-42, Chandigarh Early Introduction of Biophysics in Science Stream Post-
Matriculation Has Potential to Increase Its Role in Academia in India
Dr. Deepak K Kapur Professor and Head, Deaprtment of Biophysics, Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla-171001, India To be updated