This Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists – Delhi chapter is an off-shoot of the parent IAMM body and is guided by its constitution and principles.
The Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists – Delhi Chapter existed right from the year 1977. However, only limited details are available for the period till 1993. Dr. N. P. Gupta and Dr. D. S. Agarwal were among the key members who revived the chapter in the same year. A meeting of Heads of the Microbiology Departments of the teaching institutes was held under the chairmanship of Dr. N. P. Gupta on 24th February 1993 in the office of Dr. D. S. Agarwal, ICMR, Delhi. The meeting was attended by Dr. N. P. Gupta, Dr. D. S. Agarwal, Dr. Ramesh Kumar, Dr. Anandita Mandal and Dr. Vibha Talwar. The main purpose of the meeting was to plan the revival of the Delhi Chapter of IAMM.
The 1st chapter meet was held at G.B. Pant Hospital on 26th March 1993 and on the same day, the general body meeting was held under the chairmanship of Dr. N. P. Gupta and ad-hoc office bearers were appointed as Dr. Usha Gupta (AIIMS) President, Dr. Anandita Mandal (GBPH) Secretary, Dr. Vibha Talwar (UCMS) Joint Secretary, Dr. S. Badrinath (LHMC) Treasurer and Dr. J. C. Samantray (AIIMS) Scientific Secretary. Formerly nominated/elected executive members took ver the charge from the ad-hoc committee in 1996 under the presidentship of Dr. D. S. Agarwal. Thereafter, regular executive c Read more ...
“Best Free Poster Award IAMM Delhi Chapter (I)” This award shall be given to overall “Best Poster Paper” presented during the chapter/annual meets to medical graduates pursuing MD / with MD Degree. Second “Best Free Poster Award IAMM Delhi Chapter (II)” s
Instituted in year 2004 Meghna Krishan Baveja memorial award is reserved only for Medical graduates pursuing MD/PhD or MD/PhD in Medical / Clinical Microbiology for outstanding scientific work as a poster presentation preferably on pediatric infectious diseases will be