We are happy to announce the recipients of IADVL International Dermatopathology Obseverships-2017.
Of the 10 applications received, the following six candidates have been selected by the IADVL SIG Dermatopathology [Dr Sujay Khandpur (Coordinator), Dr Saurabh Singh (Convener), Dr Dinesh P Asati, Dr Uday Khopkar, Dr Nandakumar G, Dr Ramam M, Dr Raghavendra Rao, Dr IS Reddy, Dr Manjunath Shenoy M, Dr Rajesh Sinha, Dr Mary Thomas] and approved by the IADVL Executive Committee:
- Dr Vidya Kuntoji
- Dr Sunkara Madhuri
- Dr Vaishali Masatkar
- Dr Jigna Mistey
- Dr Isha Narang
- Dr Jitender Taneja
They will be eligible to apply for an Observership to one of the following centres and will be paid a scholarship of Rs 1,00,000 each by the IADVL:
- University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Dermatopathology Service, San Francisco, USA
- MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
- Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, USA
- Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (Fellows need to pay tuition fee NT$10,000 per month)
Our thanks to Dr Venkataram Mysore for initiating this Observership and to Dr M Ramam for coordinating with the centres.
Congratulations to the awardees.
Dr Manas Ranjan Puhan/ Dr Sudhir Nayak UK
IADVL Observership Co-ordinators (IADVL Academy)
Dr Ameet Valia/Dr K A Seetharam/ Dr Deepika Pandhi
For IADVL Academy
Dr. Yogesh Marfatia
Dr. Ramesh Bhat
President Elect IADVL
Dr. Shyamanta Barua
Hon. Secretary General, IADVL