India Alliance Newsletter, March 2017


20 Mar 2017

India Alliance Newsletter, March 2017

 

Welcome to the March 2017 issue of the Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance Newsletter. In this issue we bring to you updates on new research stories penned by our Fellows, funding opportunities, event updates and interesting interviews. This newsletter also features new India Alliance Fellows and the research they are pursuing. Please send your comments and suggestions for these newsletters to public.engagement@wellcomedbt.org. 

 

IN THIS NEWSLETTER

Cover page I Editorial I Content


New INDIA ALLIANCE FELLOWS
Drs Rishikesh Narayanan,Rashmi Rodrigues,Sarit S. Agasti, Aswin Sai Narain Seshasayee, Regalla Kumaraswamy, Nisha N Kannan, Rishikesh V. Behere, Anchal Chandra, Arunabha Chakrabarti

Intermediate to Senior Fellowship : Dr Thomas Pucadyil, Dr Subba Reddy Maddika


INDIA ALLIANCE FELLOW IN SPOTLIGHT
Interview with Dr Sreelaja Nair, Intermediate Fellow
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai


INDIA ALLIANCE FELLOWS’ RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS : Recently published research of
Dr Rupjyoti Talukdar, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad 
Dr Purusharth Rajyaguru, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore


ARTICLE Why does rabies still plague India in the 21st century?
By Dr Abi T Vanak, Intermediate Fellow
Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, Bangalore


IN CONVERSATION WITH..
Prof Mohan Balasubramanian, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK


INDIA ALLIANCE EVENT SUPPORT
India I EMBO Symposia - Funding available for interdisciplinary scientific meetings in life sciences


SCIENCE COMMUNICATION 
Upcoming event: Visualising Science
Report on 19th SciComm101 at Manipal University & 15th two-day SciComm Workshop in Hyderabad


PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT CORNER
Upcoming event: "It's Ok  To Talk" Public event around mental health (Organisers: PRIDE team, Public Health Foundation of India)
Highlights from the Wellcome Trust International Engagement Report


OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS
Postdoc position available in Molecular and Cell Biology at IISER Mohali
Prime Minister's Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 


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