Aravind Medical Research Foundation conducted a two day Education and Research Conference in collaboration with Dartmouth College and Medical Center, Hanover, USA.
Students from Dartmouth College presented research proposals on various eye diseases to clinicians, scientists and research scholars. Research students from AMRF presented new research proposals. The presentations were highly appreciated by the invited experts. Research work at AMRF was presented as posters by research scholars. The details of the core research facilities and on-going research projects were presented by AMRF scientists to Dartmouth team during lab visits.
The cultural events on the first day evening by Dartmouth and AMRF students made the program delightful. Dr. Shanghavi, MS Resident kick-started the event with her astonishing art painting of Dr.V’s portrait. The connections game show was a highly interactive Quiz program appreciated by all.
This conference is a unique activity wherein two institutions shared educational and research experiences, which would pave the way for future collaborative research projects and long term associations between the two institutions.