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Professor S.Vinodkumar receives prestigious award :

Dr.S.Vinodkumar , Professor senior scale and Head of the department of pulmonary medicine JIPMER received the prestigious Shri Charu Chandra Das Memorial Award conferred by the Tuberculosis Association of India at the 78 th National Conference of Tuberculosis and Chest diseases(NATCON 2023) held at Thrissur from 2.2.24 to 4.2.24. The award was conferred acknowledging his contribution in the field of tuberculosis and chest diseases.


  1. Dr.B.Karthik and Dr. V. Balasubramanian final year PG students won second and third prizein All India national level PG quiz in respiratory diseases 2023 conducted by National College of chest Physicians(INDIA) on 21.1.2024 at Mumbai.
  2. Dr.B.Karthik final year PG student won third prize in the PG quiz held during National Conference on Tuberculosis and Chest diseases(NATCON 2023) held at Thrissur on 4.2.2024
  3. Dr.Dharani second year PG student won first prize in Apollo chest update quiz held at Chennai on 28.1.24

Postgraduate students of Pulmonary medicine department won multiple awards at Coimbatore Respiratory Conference (CRSCON-2023) held at Coimbatore from 4.8.23 to 6.8.23

  1. Zeenathalam Nadaf Final year MD Pulmonary medicine student won first prize for poster presentation. She presented a poster titled RESPIRATORY FAILURE AS THE FIRST PRESENTATION OF LIVER DISEASE-HEPATPULMONARY SYNDROME- A DIAGNOSTIC DIFFICULTY. The paper was co-authored by Dr.C.Sivaselvi, Dr.Balasubramanian, Dr.R.Manju and Dr.S.Vinodkumar
  2. Zeenathalam Nadaf also won third prize for oral presentation of her PG thesis titled PROGNOSTIC SIGNIFICANCE OF CT DETERMINED EMPHYSEMA SCORE IN SMOKERS WITH TREATMENT NAÏVE ADVANCED LUNG CANCER IN TERTIARY CARE INSTITUTE- A PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY. The coauthors of this study are Dr.Pratap Upadhya , Dr.Madhusmita Mohany Mohapatra, Dr.Prasanth Ganesan and Dr.A.Subathra
  3. Zeenathalam Nadaf also won second prize in the PG quiz
  4. Shivam Garg final year MD Pulmonary medicine resident won first prize in the oral presentation of his PG thesis titled DETERMINATION OF PREDICTORS OF POSTOPERATIVE PULMONARY COMPLICATIONS IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING ELECTIVE UPPER ABDOMINAL SURGERY: A PROSPECIVE OBSERVATIONAL STUDY. The co-authors are Dr.G.Vishnukanth, Dr.Dharm Prakash Dwivedi, Dr. T.P.Elamurugan and Dr.Kalayarasan
  5. Shivam Garg also won the third prize in poster presentation. He presented a poster titled OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGES OF MISDIAGNOSED RARE LUNG DISEASE- IDIOPATHIC PLEUROPARENCHYMAL FIBROELASTOSIS. The paper was co-authored by Dr.Pratap Upadhya, Dr.Norton Stephen, Dr.Arulkumar and Dr.Balasubramanian.
Last Updated :15-Feb-2024