Awards and Achievements
The Department of Community Medicine
received the Award underBest Practices and Innovations in Community Medicine India for “Kiran Clinics: An Innovative
Practice” at the 46th Annual National
Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine
organized from 7-10 Mar 2019 at IGMC, Shimla in Himachal Pradesh.
In the end line assessment of laboratory services, under the Labs for Life Project of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of India the MGIMS laboratories of Microbiology, Pathology and Biochemistry have achieved an increased score from 70.3% at baseline to 84.6% at the end line and gained four stars in the assessment.
Dr Pratibha Narang received VAMM Professional Achievement Oration Award instituted by the Vidarbha Association of Medical Microbiologists. The award is given to an eminent microbiologist, above the age of 50 years, who has made an outstanding contributions towards the development of Microbiology as a specialty in the region of Vidarbha.
Dr S Chhabra received Lifetime Achievement Award at the Association of Gynecological Oncologists of India (AGOI) Conference in Gwalior on 17-18 Nov 2018
Dr Nitin Gangane was awarded the Dr Maitreyee Munshi Memorial Oration by the Vidarbha Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists at Nagpur on 24 Jun 2018.
Dr Virendra Vyas was awarded for his excellent contribution in the field of Radiation Oncology by the Association of Radiation Oncology of India at AROICON-2018 in Thiruvananthapuram.
Dr Poonam Varma Shivkumar received an award from the DHO, Wardha for best service of Pradhanmantri Matrutva Abhiyan run by Government of Maharashtra.
Ms Sneha Yadav, undergraduate student of 2016 batch won the Innovation Challenge Award from the University of Groningen, Netherlands and University College of London (NHS, United Kingdom) for her work on “Antibodies that block the non-required site of drug target thereby reducing the adverse side-effects of anti-cancer drugs”. She attended the International Summer School on Oncology in Netherlands from 1-11 Jul 2018
Dr Kshirod Mishra and Dr Ramdas Ransing were awarded the Dr Indla Rama Subba Reddy Award at the 19th Annual National Conference of IAPP at Hyderabad for their paper “Psychiatric morbidities in hospitalized psychiatric patients in correlation with child abuse” on 30 Nov 2018
Ms Cheryl Mankar, undergraduate student (2016 batch) received best paper award in the category Primary Health Care for her paper “Effect of SMS based daily messages on child-parent interaction: A quasi-experimental study” at the International Medical Undergraduate Research Conference, University of Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka on 7-8 Feb 2019
Dr Vinod Shende received best e-poster award for his research project ‘Study of usefulness of simulation based learning in first year medical students.’ at the 5th Advanced Course in Medical education (ACME) on 9 Apr 2018 at JNMC Sawangi.
Dr Gaurav Salve received Best Paper Presentation Award (state level) in COSCON-2018 on 28 Oct 2018 at Nagpur
Dr Poonam Varma Shivkumar received Aarogyaa Mitra Gaurav Puraskar on the occasion of Safe Motherhood and World Population Day from Zilla Parishad, Wardha on 11 Jul 2018
Dr AK Shukla and Dr Smita Singh were awarded by the Maheshwari Yuva Mandal for rendering social service by conducting ophthalmic surgeries in camps for the last 15 years.
Dr Sucheta Tidke was awarded the Lifetime Education Achievement Award by National and International Compendium for her outstanding achievements in the field of education. The Award was presented to her in November 2018 at a ceremony held in New Delhi.
Dr Akash Bang was awarded American Academy of Pediatrics’ India Giani Fund Scholarship to attend the Pediatrics Academic Societies Annual Meeting at Toronto, Canada from 5-8 May 2018
Dr Jwalant Waghmare completed his Masters in Health Professions Education from MUHS Nashik in June 2018.
Dr Surekha Tayade was awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Care Management , from Symbiosis Center of Health Care, Pune on 4 May 2018
Dr IL Khandekar received Samajsevi Puraskar on 25 Dec 2018 from Dipstamb Mitra Parivar, Wardha.
Dr Sharjeel Khan secured 2nd position in MD Forensic Medicine and Toxicology in Summer 2018 examination conducted by MUHS, Nashik
Dr Amrish Saxena received 1st Runner up Award for Oral Paper Presentation in 34th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Nephrology, West-Zone on 28-30 Sep 2018 at Lonavala for his paper titled “Predictors of mortality in acute kidney injury patients”
Dr Ruchi Kothari was awarded 2nd prize for her oral presentation entitled ‘Time and frequency domain indices of heart rate variability in healthy central Indian population investigated during treadmill exercise in Sports Physiology Laboratory’ at ATPCON 2018 - a National Conference in Physiology at the ESIC Medical College Hyderabad on 14- 16 Sep 2018
Mr Sujay Srivastava , undergraduate student (2016 batch) received 2nd prize for best research paper at the International Medical Undergraduate Conference at University of Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka on 7 Feb 2019 for his paper ‘Study of VO2 max in athletes upon exercise on treadmill and cycle ergometer as assessed in sports physiology laboratory’.
Ms Akanksha Nath, undergraduate student (2018 batch) receivedsecond best paper award in the category ‘Primary Health Care’ for her paper “Understanding the health needs of elderly population in rural Wardha, central India: a qualitative study” at the International Medical Undergraduate Research Conference, University of Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka on 7-8 Feb 2019.
Ms Snigdha Sharma, undergraduate student (2016 batch) received2nd prize for best research paper under category of completed funded research projects for her paper titled “A promising fitness parameter unleashed yet to be explored: body shape index” at the MUHS State level Research Conference (Medical Faculty) organized at Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education & Research (MIMER), Pune on 14 Mar 2019
Mr Suryadev Vrindavanam , undergraduate student (2017 batch) received 2nd prize for best research paper at ATPCON 2018 at ESIC Medical College Hyderabad on 14- 16 Sep 2018.
Dr Megha Bathla won the 2nd prize in the poster presentation at AICOG, Bengaluru on 8-10 Jan 2019
Ms Sneha Yadav received 3rd Best Paper Award in All-Inclusive Category in the Young Investigator Research Competition for her paper “Family social and health system support for breast cancer patients in rural India” at the Global Health Summit organized by GS Medical College and Hospital, Mumbai on 27-28 Dec 2018
Mr Vineet Buradkar , undergraduate student (20176 batch) received3rd prize for best research paper at ATPCON 2018 - a National Conference in Physiology, ESIC Medical College Hyderabad, 14- 16 Sep 2018
Dr Manish Jain and Dr Akash Bang were felicitated at the 11th Annual IAP – NNF Advanced Neonatal Resuscitation TOT, Mumbai, 5-6 Feb 2019.