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PGI Chandigarh to organise conference on organ transplant | PGI director Dr Yogesh Chawla’s tenure comes to an end

As the tenure of PGI director Dr Yogesh Chawla ends on Thursday, dean of the institute, Dr Subhash Verma, has been asked by the union health ministry to take over as PGI director until the new director is appointed.

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AIIMS Bhopal students didn’t spray black ink on Nadda | Govt sets new norms for ambulances | Prof S Singhi receives Lifetime Achievement Award

The ink episode took a new turn after a man, identifying himself as Vijay Sarathe of Jai Lok Party, told a section of media that he sprayed the ink on the health minister.

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AIIMS to host World Trauma Congress from Aug 17-20 | Search committee set up for selection of new PGI chief | Govt amends clinical trial procedures

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi will host the World Trauma Congress 2016 from August 17 to 20. According to a recent WHO report, by 2020, trauma will be the third largest killer in the developing world.

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Dr Ambrish Mithal conferred Padma Bhushan; Dr Y K Chawla, Dr Yog Raj Sharma receive Padma Shri

New Delhi (IANS): Cinema icons Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan were conferred the Padma Vibhushan — India’s second highest civilian honour — by President Pranab Mukherjee at an investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Wednesday.

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Dr Ambrish Mithal, Dr Ashok Seth to be conferred with Padma Bhushan award

New Delhi: India’s highest civilian awards, the Padma awards, would be conferred on 104 eminent people, including 16 doctors of modern medicine. They will receive the awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at a function in New Delhi in March or April, it was announced here on Sunday, on the eve of the 66th Republic Day.

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Dr Savita Malhotra appointed Dean of PGI Chandigarh

New Delhi: Dr Savita Malhotra, head of the psychiatry department, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh has been appointed new dean of the institute, by the governing body which was chaired by Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan here on Wednesday. Dr Malhotra succeeds Dr Amod Gupta.

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