Friday, 29 May 2015

Annual Day - NSAM PU College Bengaluru

Dr. NSAM PU College annual day was held on Wednesday 11th February 2015. The Chief guest of the day was Dr. Chandrashekhar Azad, a Social activitist. The function was graced by our coordinator col. B.V. Ramachandra,Dr. Meera Krishnappa principal of FGC and our principal Mrs.Rajalakshmy,and parents of PU students. The Chief Guest inspired the students by highlighting the need of education at every step of life and he insisted on the need of being disciplined and social in life. Students were enlightened by the speeches of the distinguished guests .Our principal presented the annual report. Prizes, certificates and medals were distributed for proficiency and various co-curricular and extracurricular activities. The function came to end by providing lunch to all. The farewell function was also organized after lunch. As a symbol of the transfer of the legacy of the institution, the outgoing students handed over the candles, which were lit by the principal, to the juniors. This was followed by Students’ cultural programme. Young artistes entertained the audience with dances, songs, and drama. Juniors organized interesting games for the outgoing students. The programme ended up with a power point presentation of students’ memories. It is said that “Today’s happy moments will be tomorrow’s sweet memories”.

Wednesday, 27 May 2015


As part of the interns academic club, a quiz contest program was Jointly organised by A.B.Shetty memorial institute of dental sciences In association with elsevier publishers who have instituted the Elsevier dental olympiad- 2015 for interns on 27-05-2015 at 9.30 am at A.B.shetty memorial institute of dental sciences with the blessings And dynamic support of Prof Dr Krishna Nayak U.S. Principal & dean of the college. About 60 interns actively took part in the preliminary round of The quiz contest in the subject of oral medicine and radiology. Mr shivanand kamath of elsevier division of Mangalore, South Kanara Conducted the 1 hour written quiz in the subject of oral medicine & radiology along with Dr G Subhas Babu, the interns academic Club co-ordinator. Mr Jaffer, interns representative was actively involved for Organizing the quiz program.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Nitte University Scientist Gets National Technology Development Award on Technology Day

Prof. Dr. Indrani Karunasagar, Director, Research and Development, Nitte University was awarded the National Technology Development Award by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology & Earth Sciences, at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi on May 11, 2015, which is observed as National Technology Day to commemorate India's achievement in nuclear technology as demonstrated in Pokharan II. The award instituted by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, recognises outstanding technologies developed by Indian scientists. The award carries a cash prize of Rs. 2 lakhs, a citation, medal and a trophy. Dr. Indrani Karunasagar has 6 patents and 3 commercialised technologies. She is the Dean of Faculty of Biological Sciences at Nitte University and a Senior Scientist of International repute and a recipient of several National and International awards. She is the Director of UNESCO Microbial Resources Center (MIRCEN), Paris and Advisor, International Foundation for Science, Sweden. As the Director of Biomedical Sciences programme at Nitte University, she has introduced various new courses at Masters and Ph.D level, which include Biomedical Science, Food safety and Biotechnology, Marine Microbiology and Biotechnology from the current year 2015-16 and Environmental Biotechnology and Toxicology, Molecular Medicine and Cancer Genetics from 2016-17.

Kathyayani P, Lecturer/Senior Resident, Biochemistry, was conferred Degree of Doctor of Philosophy - Kshema

Kathyayani P, Lecturer/Senior Resident, Biochemistry, was conferred the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Faculty of Applied science (Biotechnology) for the thesis entitled Purification and Characterization of Alkaline Phosphatase of Marine shrimps from the hepatopancreatic discard of seafood processing plants of Mangaluru region by the Visvesvaraya technological university, Belgaum,Karnataka, India.

Monday, 25 May 2015


IEEE I2 CONNECT - M.Tech Project Exhibition to be held on 30th May 2015 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm at NMAMIT, Nitte.

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Report on active learning using audio-visual aids for B.D.S students - ABSMIDS

We the Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, ABSMIDS, Nitte University had organized a programme on active learning for the final year B.D.S students. The advance learners of the batch had to present their seminars using audio -visual aids. They were also asked to prepare patient education video presentations and the better presenters were honored. The programme was held on 9th May 2015, Vimshathi Bhavan, under the able guidance of Prof. (Dr) Amitha M. Hegde, H.O.D., Department of Pedodontics.

The 10 advance learners from final year students were shortlisted from the complete class for the presentation. Also the batch was divided into 8 groups and each group had to make short patient education video and had to present it.

The judges for the day were Dr. Reshma Pai from Department of Pedodontics, Yenepoya University, Deralakatte, Mangalore and Dr. Audrey D'Cruz from Department of Public Health Dentisty, ABSMIDS and Prof (Dr) Vabitha Shetty, Department of Pedodontics, ABSMIDS.

In the seminar presentation first prize was won by Anita D'Souza for topic ‘Pulpectomy’, followed by 2nd place won by Anju Sreedhar for topic ‘Child Abuse and Neglect’.

In the Patient Education Video presentation, the topic of "Trauma to the teeth" and "Prevention of Dental Caries" bagged the first prize and "Management of dental caries and pulp infection" and "Maintenance of Oral Hygiene" won the second prize. The winners were given cash prizes and gifts.

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Medical Camp at Perne near Kumble - NSS Activity - Nitte University.

Medical dental eye and blood donation camp on 17 may 2015 at Perne near Kumble