Orations

 

Orations

 

1.      Prof. R. Viswanathan-VPCI Oration

 

Date

Year

Details of Oration

April 6

1999

1st VPCI Oration by Prof. N.K. Ganguly, Director-General, Indian Council of Medical Research.

April 6

2000

2nd VPCI Oration by Prof. A.S. Paintal, Ex-Director-General, ICMR and Ex-Director, VPCI.

April 6

2001

3rd VPCI Oration by Dr. S. Lakshminarayanan, University of Washington School of Medicine, Washington, Seattle, U.S.A.

April 6

2002

4th VPCI Oration by Dr. S. Padmavati, President, All India Heart Foundation & Director, National Heart Institute, New Delhi.

April 7

2003

5th VPCI Oration by Prof. J. S. Bajaj, Ex Prof and Head Department of Medicine,All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi & former member of Planning Commission, Government of India.

April 6

2004

6th VPCI Oration by Prof. H. S. Randhawa, Ex-Director of VPCI.

April 6

2005

7th Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration by Prof. Naranjan S. Dhalla, Distinguished Professor and Director, Institute of Cardio-vascular Sciences, St.Boniface General Hospital and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. The VPCI Oration was re-named as "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" in 2005.

April 6

2006

8th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Prof. C.N. Deivanayagam Former Medical Superintendent, Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, Chennai.

April 6

2007

9th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan- VPCI oration" by Prof. K.K. Talwar, Director, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh.

April 6

2008

10th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Prof. C.R. Babu, former Pro-Vice-Chancellor, University of Delhi, Delhi.

April 7

2009

11th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Prof. Peter J. Barnes, Head of Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College, London and Professor of Thoracic Medicine and Head of Airway Disease at the National Heart and Lung Institute and Honorary Consultant Physician at Royal Brompton Hospital, London.

April 6

2010

12th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Prof. M.K. Bhan, Secretary, Government of India, Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi.

April 6

2011

13th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Dr Vishwa Mohan Katoch, Secretary to the Governmetn of India, Departmetn of Health Research, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and Director-General, Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi.

April 6

2012

14th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Prof. Sami Bahna, Chief, Allergy & Immunology Section, Louiiana State University, LA, U.S.A. , and past President, American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, U.S.A.

April 6

2013

15th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan-VPCI Oration" by Dr. W. Selvamurthy, Former Distinguished Scientist and Chief Controller R&D (LS&IC), DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Government of India, New Delhi.

April 6

2014

16th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan - VPCI Oration" by Prof. P.S. Shankar, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka.

April 6

2015

17th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan - VPCI Oration" by Prof. K.C. Mohanty, former Director-Professor, Dept. of Chest & TB, K.J. Somaiya Medical College & Hospital, Mumbai.

April 6

2016

18th "Prof. Raman Viswanathan - VPCI Oration" by Prof. S.K. Jindal, former Head, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh.

 

 

 

2.    Prof. A.S. Paintal Memorial Oration

 

Date

Year

Details of Oration

September 24

2005

1st Oration by Prof. M.S. Valiathan, Honorary Advisor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal (Karnataka).

September 24

2006

2nd Oration by Prof. P.N. Tandon, President, National Brain Research Centre Society, Gurgaon.

September 24

2007

3rd Oration by Prof. P.N. Srivastava, former Vice-chancellor, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi and chancellor, Manipur Central University, Manipur.

September 24

2008

4th Oration by DrNanduri R. Prabhakar, Director Center for System Biology of Oxygen Sensing, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A.

September 24

2009

5th l Oration by Prof. ArunDharmarajan, Winthrop Professor, School of Anatomy and Human Biology, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia.

September 24

2010

6th Oration by Prof. ChulaniTissa Kappagoda, Professor of Medicine, University of California, Davis, U.S.A.

September 23

2011

7th  Oration by Prof. J.S Guleria, Senior Consultant (General Medicine), Sitaram Bhartia Insitute of Science and Research, New Delhi and former Prefessor and Head, Departmetn of Medicine, and Dean, A.I.I.M.S. , New Delhi.

September 24

2012

8th  Oration by Prof. S.K.Jain, Senior Consultant, Respiratory Medicine, Max Hospital, NOIDA, Coordinatory, DNB (Respiratory Medicine), Metro Hospital, NOIDA, Ex-Advisor & Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, NIREH (ICMR), Bhopal and Ex-HOD, Cardio-Respiratory Phsiology, VPCI.

September 24

2013

9th Oration by Prof. Samir K. Brahmachari, Director General, CSIR & Secretary, Government of India, Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi.

 

September 24

2014

10th Oration by Prof. M. Fahim, former Prof. & Head, Department of Physiology, VPCI, and Adjunct Research Professor, Department of Physiology, Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi.

September 24

2015

11th Oration by Prof. A.K. Prasad, former Prof. & Head, Department of Respiratory Virology, VPCI, Delhi, Chairman, Influenza Foundation of India, and President, Indian Virological Society.

September 23

2016

12th  Oration by Dr Ashima Anand, Principal Investigator, DST Research Project, Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi, Delhi.

 

 

3. Prof. H.S. Randhawa Oration

 

Date

Year

Details of Oration

January 12

2015

1st Oration by Prof. Ziauddin Khan, Chairman, Department of Microbiology, Kuwait University, Kuwait.

January 12

2016

Prof. Indira Nath, former Faculty Member, Department of Pathology, All India Medical Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

January 12

2017

Prof. Subrata Sinha, Director, National Brain Research Centre, Gurugram, Haryana.

 

 

4. Dr. V.K. Vijayan Oration

 

Date              

Year

Deatails of Oration                                                                                                                                        

October 26

2015   

1st Oration by Dr. Soumya Swaminathan, Secretary, Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, and Director General, ICMR, New Delhi.

October 26

2016

2nd Oration by Prof. Digambar Behera, Head Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh.