Registration Only for Conference On 11th and 12th October 2022 ( Workshop on Invitation Basis Only )


prE ConfErEnCE nAtionAL workshop on oCtoBEr 10, 2022

Time Activity
8:50 am - 9:10 am Registration of participants
9:10 am-09:30 am Pre workshop Assessment
09:30 am-10:00 am Sample Choice for Molecular Viral Diagnosis and bio safety concerns.

Prof R. K. Ratho (Guest Lecture)

10:00 am-10:35 am Workshop Inauguration
10:00 am -10.10 am Welcome Address and Introduction of Chief Prof (Dr.) Anjum Farhana
10.10 am - 10.15 am Workshop Preamble Prof R K Ratho
10:15 am - 10:20 am Lightning the Lamp Dignitaries on the Dice
10:20 am - 10:30 am Address by the Chief Guest Prof (Dr) Samia Rashid
10:30 am - 10:35 am Vote of Thanks Dr. Asifa Nazir,/
10:35 am - 10:40 am National Anthem
10:40 am - 11.00 am High Tea
11:00 am - 4:25 pm Hands on Sessions (Resource Persons) Prof R K Ratho, Dr Subhabrata Sarkar
SOP Documents: SOP Preparation for molecular Tests.
Conventional PCR:
  • Orientation of PCR Technology
  • Primer Designing
  • Hands on Exercises of Trouble Shooting
Real Time PCR:
  • Orientation of Real time PCR Assays
  • Primer Designing
  • Hands on Exercises of Trouble Shooting.
  • Calculation of LLOD & LLOQ
Sanger Sequencing:
  • Quality Analysis of Sanger Sequncing.
  • Blast Data Analysis.
  • Gene Bank Uploading of Sequences.
  • Accession Number obtaining.
04:25 pm - 4:45 pm Post workshop Assessment
04:45 pm - 5:00 pm Valedictory Function and Certificate Distribution

NOTE:- Tea and Working Lunch during Workshop

Time Topic Speaker
9:00 am-10:00 am Registration
10:00 am-10:30 am Keynote speaker Emerging viral infections
  • Dr. Nivedita Gupta, Scientist F and ECD chief, ICMR , New Delhi
10:30 am-11:00 am Lead Lecture Monkey pox outbreak: The changing epidemiology and diagnosis
  • Dr. Pragya Yadav, Scientist F , Group Leader, BSL4 facility, Pashan, NIV ICMR, Pune
11.00am-12pm Inauguration
11.00am-11.10am College Anthem
11.10-11.25am Welcome address and introducing the chief guest Dr Anjum Farhana Prof & HOD, Department of Microbiology, GMC ,Srinagar
11:25am-11:40am Speech by chief guest
11.40am -11.55am Speech by guest of honour
11:55am -12.00pm Vote of thanks
  • Dr Nahid Nahvi Professor, Department of Microbiology, GMC,Srinagar
12:00 pm - 12:30pm INAUGURATION TEA
12:30 pm-1.10 pm Plenary Lecture Discovery of Hepatitis E and its impact on public health
  • Dr. Mohammad Sultan Khuroo, Director Digestive Disease Center,Ex Director SKIMS
1:10 pm-1.40 pm Lead Lecture Viral Hepatitis E: Old facts and recent concepts.
  • Dr. R K Ratho,, HOD, Department of Virology PGI, Chandigarh
1.40 pm-2.10pm LUNCH
2.10pm-2.40 pm Lead Lecture Surveillance of influenza and SARS-CoV-2 Pan India study
  • Dr. Varsha Potdar, Scientist F, Incharge Influenza group, NIV, Pune
2:40 pm-3.50 pm Joint Symposium Preparedness of handling emerging viral infections under “One health concept”
  • Dr. Ajaz Nabi Koul Additional Professor, Department of internal medicine, SKIMS, Soura Program Director, DNB fellowship in Infectious Disease
  • Dr. Mohammad Altaf Bhat Professor & Head Department of Veterinary Microbiology& Immunology, SKAUST
  • Dr. Altaf Hussain Mir (Entomologist) Assistant Professor, Department of zoology University of Kashmir
3.50 pm-4.00 pm Tea
4:00 pm-5:00pm Oral Presentations
Time Topic Speaker
9:00 am-10:00am Oral presentation
10:00 am-10:30 am Keynote Speaker Challenges faced during COVID-19 pandemic and the lessons learnt
  • Dr. Priya Abraham, Director, NIV, Pune
10:30 am-11:00 am Lead Lecture Experience with influenza and other respiratory viruses during COVID 19 pandemic
  • Dr Parvaiz Koul, Director, SKIMS, Soura, Srinagar
11.00 am-11.30 am Lead Lecture SARS CoV-2- Genomic surveillance and evolution
  • Dr. Sarah Cherian Scientist G NIV ICMR
11.30 am-11.45 am Tea
11:45am-12:15 pm Lead Lecture Zika Virus
  • Dr. Harmanmeet Kaur, Scientist C, ICMR, New Delhi
12.15 pm-1:10 pm Scientific session Experiences in dealing with COVID 19 pandemic and COVID 19 vaccination in different sub-populations
  • Dr Muzaffer Maqbool Associate Professor Department of Medicine, GMC Srinagar
  • Dr. Ambreen Professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, GMC Srinagar
  • Dr. Inaam Assistant Professor Department of PSM, GMC Srinagar
1:10 pm-2:15 pm Lunch cum poster viewing
2:15 pm-2:55 pm Community management during pandemic- success stories
  • Dr. Mohammad Salim Khan Professor and Head Department of PSM, GMC Srinagar
2:55pm- 3:10 pm Re-emergence of measles and rubella
  • Dr. Ashiq Mir SMO, World health organization
3:10 pm-3.40 pm Role of Syndromic Testing in the era of emerging Viral infection Dr. Bansidhar Trai Head Microbiology & Infection Control, Max Hospital, Saket, New Delhi
3:40 pm-4.30 pm Industry Academia Meet with Working Tea

Abbott India

Cepheid India

4.30 pm-5.00pm Valedictory function/ prize distribution/ vote of thanks