Awards and Achievements 2016-2020

Dr (Mrs) Mridula Kamboj Young Scientist Award

Dr. Antara Banerjee received Dr (Mrs) Mridula Kamboj Young Scientist Award at the 30th Annual Meeting of the Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility held at SMVDU, Katra, Jammu and Kashmir  from 14-16 February, 2020

SERB Science and Technology Award for Research (SERB-STAR)

Dr. Susan Thomas, Scientist E, ICMR-NIRRH, has been awarded the prestigious SERB Science and Technology Award for Research (SERB-STAR).  SERB-STAR award is a prestigious award instituted by SERB to recognize and reward outstanding performance of Principal Investigators (PIs) of SERB Projects.

Fellow of National Academy of Sciences India (NASI)

Dr Deepak Modi, Scientist F is elected as a Fellow of National Academy of Sciences India (NASI)

Poster Presentation

Dr. Ragini Kulkarni was awarded third prize for Poster presentation on “Addressing Ethical Challenges in Multicentre Studies in India: A Complex Issue” in the Online FERCICON 2020 held on 27th – 29th November, 2020

Best Poster Presentation

Mrs. Pratibha Kokate, Sr.Technical Officer-2, Department of Clinical Research, received Award for Best Poster Presentation for the poster entitled ‘‘Adherence to lifestyle Management Among Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOs) Attending Multi-disciplinary PCOs Clinic at ICMR-NIRRH Mumbai ” at Global Conference on Reproductive Health with Focus on Occupational, Environmental & Lifestyle Factors and 29th Annual Meeting of the Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF),Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 22nd to24th February, 2019

Wellcome Trust (U.K.)- DBT India Alliance Clinical and Public Health Intermediate Fellowship

Dr Rahul Gajbhiye, Scientist D, ICMR-NIRRH, has been awarded the prestigious Wellcome Trust (U.K.)-DBT India Alliance Clinical and Public Health Intermediate Fellowship. The fellowship is instituted by the Wellcome Trust (U.K.) – DBT India Alliance, an initiative funded equally by The Wellcome Trust, U.K. and Department of Biotechnology, Government of India.

Dr. Gajbhiye is the 1st  Wellcome Trust (U.K.)- DBT India Alliance Fellow from ICMR-NIRRH, Mumbai.

Best Poster Presentation

Ms Pushpa Singh, PhD JRF, Department of Stem Cells Biology, received Award for Best Poster Presentation for the poster entitled “Stem Cells Biology in Mouse Uterus” at Global Conference on Reproductive Health with Focus on Occupational, Environmental & Lifestyle Factors and 29th Annual Meeting of the Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 22nd to 24th February, 2019

ICMR Dr. Subhas Mukherjee Award 2017

The ICMR Dr. Subhas Mukherjee Award 2017 conferred to Dr Smita Mahale, Director, ICMR- NIRRH

ICMR-Swaran Kanta Dingley Oration Award 2019

Dr Srabani Mukherjee has been selected for  ICMR-Swaran Kanta Dingley Oration award 2019 for outstanding contribution in the field of Reproductive Biology

EMBO Short-Term Fellowship

Mr. Pavan Kumar, PhD. student, Infectious Diseases Biology Lab was awarded EMBO Short-Term Fellowship renamed as ‘Scientific exchange grant’. He carried out research in the lab of Prof. Ario De Marco at the Centre for Biomedical Sciences and Engineering, University of Nova Gorica, Vipava, Slovenia for a period of three months (Nov-Feb 2019).