Scientific awards given

<span ">The Association has constituted numerous awards to reward excellence in Microbiology and to encourage the upcoming and young Microbiologists. The Chapter provides a platform for them to share their scientific works with their peers. The main awards given during the quarterly meets include

  • RA Bhujwala award for outstanding scientific work in STI/diagnostic microbiology
  • VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital Young Scientist award
  • Sanjay Sardana Memorial Award for outstanding work in immunodiagnostic techniques
  • Dr Ashok Kumar Chakravarti Memorial Award for bioinformatics in infectious disease
  • MAMC Award for best oral presentation by a Postgraduate student
  • Mr Satish Chandra Talwar Memorial Award for Best Published Research Paper
  • Best free poster awards by Delhi Chapter
  • Lady Hardinge-MicroCon 2012-DC Quiz Award
  • Meghana Krishna Baveja Memorial Award for paediatric infectious diseases
  • Dr Usha Gupta award for best technician

Only IAMM Delhi Chapter members are eligible for the awards
Details of the awards can be accessed here

 
AWARDEES LIST
 
DELHI IAMM BEST POSTER AWARD

2017

March 2017. AIIMS, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize): Dr. Pratibha Kale, ILBS, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, MD Category (Second Prize): Dr. Trupti Shende, AIIMS, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, PhD Category (First Prize): Ms. Astha Giri, VPCI, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, PhD Category (Second Prize): Ms. Pooja Singh, VPCI, New Delhi

 

2016

April 2016 R &R, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize): Dr. Urvashi Tiwari, G B Pant Hospital 
 
 
August 2016, Medanta, New Delhi
 
Best Free Poster, MD Category (Second Prize): Dr Mohit Bhatia,  G B Pant Hospital 
 
2015

August 8, 2015, Sri Balaji Action Medical Institute, Paschim Vihar, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize) : Dr Swati Sharma (MAMC)

Best Free Poster, MD Category (Second Prize) : Dr Monalisa Sahu (AIIMS)

Best Free Poster, PhD Category (First Prize) : Dr Yubhisha Dabas (AIIMS)

Best Free Poster, PhD Category (Second Prize): Dabas Y, AIIMS

2014

March 29, 2014, First Meeting IAMM Delhi Chapter, MAMC, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize): Tanu Sagar UCMS

Best Free Poster, MD Category (Second Prize): Anshika Narang, VPCI

2013

October 2013 6th Annual Meeting, IAMM Delhi NCR Chapter, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize):  Dr. N. Goel, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital

Best Free Poster, MD Category (Second Prize):  Dr. Pooja Singh, VPCI

 2012

July 2012 New Delhi at BL Kapoor Super Speciality Hospital

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize):  Hasan F

2011

March 26, 2011; 3rd Annual Conference, IAMM DC, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize):  Chourasia BK

2008

August 20, 2008; Escorts Heart Institute and Research Center, New Delhi, India

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize):  Gautam H

2002

December 14, 2002; National Institute of Communicable Diseases. Delhi.

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize):  Sharma, N

 1997

November 1997; Annual Conference, IAMM DC, LHMC, New Delhi

Best Free Poster, MD Category (First Prize):  Sharma, N

 
MEGHANA KRISHNA BAVEJA AWARD

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 considered for such award during the first chapter meet. It attracts cash prize equivalent to the interest accrued on the TDR of the award money and a certificate.

Meghna Krishan Baveja, nicknamed Jenny was a second year medical student when she was snatched away by the cruel hands of fate. She was 19 years old at the time. Meghna was a kind, compassionate, brilliant, and the most giving person. She also had passion for arts-painting and writing. She wanted to become a paediatrician and serve the children. This award has been instituted in her memory and is awarded to a young scientists, once a year, who work on paediatric issues to improve child health.

Prize winners

2017 - March 2017. AIIMS, New Delhi

Saigal K, Manchanda V, Deepika, Saikia D ,  Manoharan A and Balaji V. Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalya.

Childhood pneumococcal disease: Disease burden, Serotype distribution, Clinical outcome, Antimicrobial resistance profile for invasive pneumococcal strains with its impact on Vaccine introduction in Indian setup

 

2016 - March 2016

Thakur P, Manchanda V, Saigal K, Tak V, Nayyar C.. Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalya,

Non typhoidal Salmonellae: a neglected entity in pediatric population

2014- March  2014

Priyamvada Roy,  Anita Chakravarti, Sonia Malik, Suman Kumar, Mayank Singh Chauhan, Kiran Bala. Maulana Azad Medical College

A study of clinical and serological characteristics of dengue in the pediatric age group.

 

2012- July 2012

Bamola VD, Sharma N, Chaudhry R.

Assessment of effects of beneficial microbes on immunoglobulin receptor concentration on viable colonocytes in the pediatric population

2009

Aggarwal Meenakshi, Manchanda Vikas, Bornali Saikia, Sapna Makkar, Rajan Chopra

Prevalence And Spectrum Of Health Care Associated Infections: An experience at a Children’s Hospital.

LHMC - MICROCON 2012 - MICROBIOLOGY QUIZ AWARD

Started in year 2009

“Microbiology quiz – LHMC award” (Earlier called IAMM-DC Quiz Award) with effect from Jan 2015: held as other various events in all chapter meets and finals to be held in the Annual Chapter meet. Attracts Cash prize equivalent to the interest accrued on the rupees one lakh TDR donated by Department of Medical Microbiology, Lady Harding Medical College, New Delhi subsequent upon having held national congress of IAMM year 2012 .

 

QUIZ Winners

2017

First round March 2017: Lt. (Col) Harleen Chopra, RR Hospital, New Delhi
 

2016

Final Round 2016: Dr Mohit Bhatia (GBPH) and Dr Shivani Tyagi (LHMC)

First Round 2016: Dr Mohit Bhatia(GBPH) and Dr Shivani Tyagi (GBPH)
 

2015

First Round 2015: Dr Mohit Bhatia (GBPH) and Dr Nazneen (AIIMS)
Final Round 2015: Dr Mohit Bhatia (GBPH) and Dr Nazneen (AIIMS)  

2014

Final Round 2014: Dr Nitin Gupta (AIIMS) and Dr Parnika Chandola(R&R)
First round: Dr Dhara Shah (SGPGI) and Dr Pratibha Kale (AIIMS)
 

2014 

First round: Dr. Lavanya and Dr. Preeti of MAMC, New Delhi
 

2013

Final Round : Dr. Preeti Thakur, MAMC & Dr. Shreya, AIIMS