Inauguration program invitation | 16 credit points will be awarded by KNC | Department of Biotechnology (DBT) has funded the conference


Dr Anice George

Professor, Dept of Child Health Nursing,
Manipal College of Nursing, MAHE, Manipal.
Topic: Nursing in Genomics era

Prof. Jayarama S. Kadandale

Director, Centre for Human Genetics
Topic: Genetic Disorders and prevention

Dr Anju Shukla

Professor, Medical Genetics,
KMC MAHE, Manipal.
Topic: Genetic Counselling

Dr Shama Prasad

Associate Professor,  Dept. of Cell and Molecular Biology, Manipal School of Life Sciences, MAHE, Manipal
Topic: Genomics in Health Equity research

Dr Bindu George Arun

Chief Nursing Officer  AIG Hospitals,

Topic: Application of Genomics knowledge in Nursing education and health care practice

Dr Rajasekharan Warrier M.D

Pediatric Hem/Onc ,
Ochsner Children Hospital, USA

Topic: Genetics & Childhood cancer and haematological disorders

Dr Parneet Kaur

Postdoctoral Associate, Dept. of Molecular and Human Genetics
Dr. James R Lupski’s Laboratory
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
Topic: From Bedside to Bench and Back: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Genomic Diagnoses

Dr Ranajit Das

Assistant Professor Yenepoya Research Centre
Yenepoya Deemed to be Univerity,
Derlakatte, Mangalore

Topic: Genomics in Healthcare: Entering into the era of personalized therapeutics

Dr Mitesh Shetty

Head and Consultant,
Dept. of Medical Genetics
Manipal Hospital, Bangalore

Topic: Diagnosis & Innovations in Genomics

Dr Sulochana B

Associate Professor,
Manipal College of Nursing MAHE, Manipal
Topic: Haemophilia clinic and role of a Nurse as team leader

Panel Discussion on
Interprofessional Team Roles in Identifying Genetic Disorders and their Management

Dr Elsa Sanatombi Devi

Professor, Manipal College of Nursing MAHE, Manipal

Dr Rathika D Shenoy

Professor & Head, Department of Paediatrics, KS Hegde Medical Academy, NITTE, Mangalore

Dr Guruprasad

Professor& Head, Dept. of Ageing Research, School of Life Science, MAHE, Manipal

Ms Lakshmi Priya Rao

Genetic Counsellor, Dept. of Medical Genetics, KMC, Manipal

Dr Priya Thomas

Additional Professor, Dept of psychosocial care services, NIMHANS