3rd Amrita Annual Pathology Update (AAPUD 2019)


Dates : July 13 - 14, 2019

The Department of Pathology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre (AIMS), Kochi proudly present the 3rd Amrita Annual Pathology Update (AAPUD 2019) - UPDATE ON PATHOLOGY OF GIT AND PANCREAS, to be held on 13-14th July 2019 at AIMS, Kochi.

The purpose of this 2 day academic event is to discuss various pertinent clinically relevant topics and recent updates in gastrointestinal tract and pancreas pathology through didactic talks, case based discussions/slide seminars.

Eminent international and national faculties are handpicked to lead the scientific journey.

The CME covers both neoplastic and non neoplastic pathology of GIT and pancreas and will enhance understanding of the subject with the most recent updates. The clinical input from distinguished senior faculties will help pathologists appreciate their pivotal role in the multidisciplinary team.

The Royal College of Pathologists (RCPath) has approved the CME with 14 CPD credits.


We trust this conference will bring not only new insight and knowledge, but also collaborations and friendships.

The AAPUD Team cordially welcome you to Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre (AIMS) and to Kochi.

Kindly visit to register.


Dr. Roopa Paulose
Organising Secretary


Dates : February 23-24, 2019

Amrita hospital has always been in the forefront for offering the most advanced and current management strategies for all diseases.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, is conducting “CME and Workshop on COPD” on 23rd February 2019 to give new insights and to refresh the current knowledge in COPD management to pulmonologists, general physicians, general practitioners and post graduates. CME is organised as a part of the inauguration of AMRITA PULMONARY REHABILITATION PROGRAMME.

In keeping with the tradition, we are also conducting a PG update programme on 24th February 2019 especially for exam-going PGs. Morning session is for clinical case discussion and in the afternoon, viva voce will be conducted by examiners from all over India.

You can anticipate an exciting programme ahead.

TCMC credit hours applied. View >> brochure

For more details, contact :

Email :
8547258738 ( Dr. Akhilesh K, Organising Secretary )
9400013217 ( Dr.Tisa Paul)
9493659212 ( Dr. Satheesh C. Reddy )

Fellowships in Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine











Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to the following fellowship programs.

  1. Fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Solid Organ Transplantation (recognised by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham)
    Duration: 2 years
    Seats available: 2 /year (July/January)
    Eligibility: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia

  2. Fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Solid Organ Transplant (recognised by Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences)
    Duration: 1 year
    Seats available: 2 /year (July/January)
    Eligibility: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia

  3. Fellowship in Pediatric Anaesthesia (recognised by Indian Association of Pediatric Anaesthesia)
    Duration: One Year
    Seats available: 1 seat (1 candidate /year)
    Eligibility: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia
    Exit exam: Annual meeting of IAPA

  4. Fellowship - Neuro and Ortho Anaesthesia
    Duration: One Year
    Seats available: 1 seat (January/July)
    Eligibility: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia

  5. In house training in Difficult Airway & Fibreoptic Intubation – 4 seats (3 months each)
    Eligibility: Candidates should have completed 1 year as Senior Resident/Assistant Professor in the department.

  6. Indian Diploma in Critical Care Medicine (IDCCM) (Recognised by Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine)
    Duration: One Year
    Seats available: 4 seats
    Eligibility: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia/General Medicine/Respiratory Medicine

Interested candidates may send the applications to:

Fellowship in High Precision Radiation Therapy (CyberKnife and Tomotherapy)

This is a two (2) year University affiliated fellowship program aimed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the spectrum of high precision radiation therapy and robotic radiosurgery. This fellowship is to make radiation oncology trainee to be competent in patients with high precision radiation therapy (Tomotherapy, CyberKnife, Radixact, VMAT and other technologies).

The objectives are enumerated below:

1. To increase knowledge and experience in Radiation therapy in both adult and paediatric patients.
2. Train fellows to take independent decision in treating with CyberKnife & Tomotherapy.
3. To enhance teaching abilities through interaction with MD/ DMRT residents, students and clinicians.
4. To gain experience in research techniques, write up research protocols and utilize these techniques to complete research projects.


Eligibility Criteria:

Essential: Post-graduate training in Radiotherapy (MD/DNB)
Desirable: Demonstration of interest in High Precision Radio Surgery
Duration of Program: 24 months
Closing date of application: 30th Nov 2018
Fellowship starting date: 1st Jan 2019

Apply with CV to :

Subject: High precision radiation therapy fellowship

  • Curriculum vitae – include 2 referees, and list your publications in Vancouver citation style.
  • Personal statement to support your application (no more than 1000 words).
  • A research proposal on high precision radiation therapy that can be completed in 24 months.

For further information:

Department of Radiation Oncology
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre,
Ponekkara P.O., Kochi-41, Kerala, India.
Phone: +91 (484) 2801234, Ext: 3039

Vacancy – Project Technician / Lab Attender

As part of an ICMR project on “Human pulmonary paragonimiasis in crab eating communities and smear negative suspected TB cases from some states of India”, 3 project technicians and a lab attender are required.

The candidates are required to be qualified in Laboratory Technology BSc MLT/BSc Microbiology/DMLT and / or in social work.

Interested candidates can appear for a walk-in-interview with original certificates in person.

For more details, contact:
Email :
Phone : 0484-2851234 (Extension – 1803)