Awards and Achievements 2011-2015

Prof N R Moudgal Memorial Oration 2014

Dr S D Kholkute, Director, NIRRH: A Drive in Reverse Gear: From Translational to Fundamental Research. The award was presented at the International Conference on Reproductive Health: Issues and Strategies under Changing Climate Scenario and 24 th Annual Meeting of Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF), February 6-8, 2014, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttarpradesh.

Best Poster Presentation 2014

Mr Vivian Lobo(PhD scholar – Gameteimmunobiology, NIRRH): Lobo V and Parte P: Glucose Regulated Protein 78: Chaperoning Sperm Motility? The award was presented at the International Conference on Reproductive Health: Issues and Strategies under Changing Climate Scenario and 24 th Annual Meeting of Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF), February 6-8, 2014, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttarpradesh

R H Jaju Award (Best oral presentation by mid-level scientist) 2014

Dr. Bhakti R Pathak, Scientist D, Structural Biology Division: “R H Jaju Award” for the best  oral presentation by mid-level scientist at the 33rd Annual Convention of Indian Association for Cancer Research held at Kollam, Kerala, February 13-15, 2014. Title : Elucidating the role of CRISP-3 in prostate cancer.

Second Best Oral presentation award 2014

Ms Bhavna Daswani, Ph. D. scholar, Molecular Immunodiagnostics, NIRRH:Received Second Best Oral presentation award for the presentation ‘Phosphorylated HSP27 : A novel marker for low BMD’ at 10th Annual Conference of Indian Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ISBMR),  held on the 20th and 21st September, 2014, at the BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai.

Recipient of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Global Health Travel Award 2014

Dr. A H Bandivdekar, Scientist E and Head, Department of Biochemistry and Virology  is the recipient of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Global Health Travel Award to participate in the Keystone Symposium S1 on Modes of Action of Vaccine Adjuvants held in Seattle, USA on October 8 – 13, 2014.He presented his research on “Antifertility Effect of Synthetic Peptide 1 of 80kDa Human Sperm Antigen (80kDa HSA) using MDP Adjuvant”

SIDCER-FERCAP recognition to NIRRH Ethics Committee for Clinical Studies 2014

NIRRH Ethics Committee for Clinical Studies received SIDCER-FERCAP recognition on 26th November 2014 during the 14th FERCAP conference at Tagaytay city, Phillipines.

Third prize in oral presentation 2014

Ms Sweta Parab has been awarded third prize in oral presentation at 10th National Research Scholars Meet in LifeSciences 2014, ACTREC, Navimumbai, December 18-19, 2014.

ICMR Tilak Venkoba Rao Award – 2010

Dr Deepak Modi received ICMR Tilak Venkoba Rao Award – 2010 in the year 2013.

ICMR Smt. Swaran Kanta Dingley Oration Award – 2009

Dr Nafisa Balasinor received ICMR Smt. Swaran Kanta Dingley Oration Award – 2009 in the year 2013

Dr. H.B. Dingley Memorial Award – 2010

Dr Parag Tamhankar received Dr. H.B. Dingley Memorial Award – 2010 in the year 2013.