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)

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

Best Poster Presentation Award-1st Place

Ms. Parul Bedi, PhD student, Division of Molecular Immunology and Microbiology, received the Best Poster Presentation Award-1st Place for the work entitled, “Flow Cytometric Analysis of Membrane Vesicles from an Anaerobic Reproductive Tract Pathogen” at the 19th Indo-US Cytometry Symposium & Workshop on Advanced Flow Cytometry & Applications held at NIRRH from 15th – 17th February 2018.

Best Oral Presentation Award

Ms. Sukeshani Salwe Ph.D student, Division of Biochemistry & Virology received the Best Oral Presentation Award for presenting the work entitled “Immune signatures for HIV-1 and HIV-2 induced CD4+T cell dysregulation in an Indian cohort “at 19th Indo-US Cytometry Symposium & Workshop on Advanced Flow Cytometry & Application at held at NIRRH from 15th to 17th February 2018 .