Lectures and seminars

KI-India Seminar - The 4th Annual

2016-05-1713:00 to 15:30 Karolina, 2nd floor, Widerströmska huset,Tomtebodavägen 18A, SolnaCampus Solna
KI-India - The 4th annual seminar

The Extensive and Broad Collaboration with Indian Institutions and Researchers 

Karolinska Institutet and Centre for Global Health in collaboration with the Academic Coordinator for India, prof. Cecilia Stålsby Lundborg, are pleased to announce the 4th seminar on "KI Collaboration with India." 

The increasing collaboration with India and the last three annual India-seminars has been very successful. This year’s seminar will be held on May 17th with a few shorter presentations based on the theme: The Extensive and Broad Collaboration with Indian Institutions and Researchers

The presentations will be followed by a poster exhibition, discussion and a great opportunity to network with a number of researchers. Everyone is welcome, both those with established collaborations with Indian partners and those interested in initiating and developing collaboration in the future.

Please REGISTER by sending an email to Vijaylakshmi Prabhu at vijaylakshmi.prabhu@ki.se by latest May 12th

Agenda for the Indian Seminar on 17th May 2016


13:00 – 13:15    Welcome by KI Academic Coordinator for India, Prof. Cecilia Stålsby Lundborg

  • Ayesha De Costa (Associate professor, Department of Public Health Science) - Reflection of collaboration with India from the two EU projects
  • Sachin Ganorkar (TISS, Tata Institute of Social Science and visting student Department of Public Health Science) - Primary care Initiatives in India
  • Frida Lind (Master student, Department of Public Health Science) - Surveillance of antibacterial  resistance at a private laboratory in Maharashtra, India in the period 2004-2014
  • Paridhi Jha (Doctoral student, Department of Women’s and Children’s Health) - Cashless childbirth, but at a cost: A grounded theory study on quality of intrapartum care in public health  facilities in Chhattisgarh State, India

 13:55 – 14:25    Break

  • Abhijeet Jadhav (Faculty exchange from TISS at Department of Public Health Science) - A pilot study in Roro hills- environmental exposure of asbestos
  • Kirti Iyengar (Doctoral student, Department of Women’s and Children’s Health)
  • Harsha Madapura (Doctoral student, Department of Oncology-Pathology) - Tumor suppressor p53’s role in regulating the dynamics of T cell immune response
  • Ramakrishnan Kumar (Doctoral student, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition) - Deciphering the Interaction of FLAP and 5LO
  • Priyanka Nannapaneni (Researcher, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology) - Bioinformatics Perspectives in Global Health

    Poster Exhibition

Those interested in presenting their work during the Poster Exhibition, please contact Vijaylakshmi Prabhu at PHS: vijaylakshmi.prabhu@ki.se

If you have any questions, please contact:
Professor Cecilia Stålsby Lundborg, Academic Coordinator for KI's collaborations with India Department of Public Health Sciences, telephone: +46 (0)8-524 833 66 or +46 (0)70 210 26 73, e-mail: Cecilia.Stalsby.Lundborg@ki.se, or

Mr. Dobril-Philip Petkov, International Coordinator at the Faculty Office & International Relations; telephone: +46 (0)8-524 867 23 or +46 (0)760506299, e-mail dobril-philip.petkov@ki.se

Contact person: Cecilia Stålsby Lundborg
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