THE NALLUR B. RAMACHANDRA LABORATORY
Genetics and Genomics Lab- University of Mysore

DETAILS OF SEMINARS AND CONFERENCES ACTIVITIES: 224

a) Organizer/Convener of Conference/Seminar/ Workshop/Inaugural function: 40

Sl.

No.

Status as an organizer Title of the Conference/ Seminar/ Workshop Date
Organizing Chairman Inauguration of Post Graduate Diploma in Personalized Genomic Medicine and One day Symposium on Genomic Medicine 28.12.2019
Organizing Chairman The 3rd Annual Life Sciences Quiz Competition (for University of Mysore M.Sc. Students) 04.05.2019
Organizing Chairman International women day celebration , DOS in genetics and genomics 08.03.2019
Organizing Chairman The 3rd Annual Life Sciences Quiz Competition (for University of Mysore M.Sc. Students and others) 23.02.2019
Convener  and inaugurated Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “Genetics - the Basis of Life” at SDM College, Ujire, Mangaluru 28.09.2018 to  29.09.2018
Convener and inaugurated Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “Changing concepts in Life Sciences” at Bharathi College, Bharathinagar, Mandya 07.09.2018 to  08.09.2018
Organizing Chairman The 2nd  Annual Life Sciences Quiz Competition (for University of Mysore M.Sc. Students) 23.02.2018
Convener and inaugurated Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “Genomics, Transcriptomics and Beyond” at Mangalore University, Mangaluru 09.11.2017 to  10.11.2017
9 Convener and inaugurated

Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “New Horizons in Genome Engineering” at Coimbatore,

Tamil Nadu

05.07.2017 to  06.07.2017
10 Organizing Chairman Seminar on” Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017: Drosophila Yet Again” 11.10.2017
11  Organizing Chairman The 1st Life Sciences Research Symposium (for University of Mysore MSc Students) 19.05.2017
12  Organizing Chairman The Ist Annual Life Sciences Quiz Competition (for University of Mysore M.Sc. Students) 28.04.2017
13  Organizing Chairman Flash-Mob and street play  on World Health day as awareness program of “Genetic diseases are treatable” at four different places in Mysuru- 1) Chikka Gadiyara Platform in front of the Deveraja market, 2) Round Canteen  and Clock Tower of Manasagangotri campus,University of Mysore, 3) BM Habitat Mall Premises, 4) Mall of Mysore Premises

07.04 2017

(11.30 am, 01.00pm, 05.00pm and

07.00 pm)

14  Organizing member

Inauguration of the new building of department of Genetic and Genomics,

 Univ.  of Mysore, MGM

01.12.2016
15  The organizing LOCAL SECRETARY

103rd Indian Science Congress 2016

Organized by University of Mysore  (2014-2016)

03.01 2016 to

07.01 2016

16 

One of the Organizer for

Curtain Raiser- Industry & Press Meet for the 103rd Indian Science Congress- Pride of India Expo-2016

MM Activ, Sci-Tech Communications,

Bengaluru

04.11.2015
17  Organizing Chairman The inaugural function of Department of Genetic and Genomics, Plenary talks and Panel discussion 10.10.2015
18  One of the mentors of the organizing committee, Univ. of Mysore, Mysore 10th Kannada Vignana Sammelana

15.09.2014 to

 17.09.2014

19  One of the mentors of the European Society of Evolutionary Biology project at SJCE, Dept. of Biotechnology, Mysore Poster presentation program on “Origin of life and its continuity” 20.3.13 & 23.3.13
20  One of the Members of the  organizing committee, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore Two-days seminar cum lecture series on recent advances in research methodology March 16th -17th 2012
21  One of the Members of the  Advisory committee, Karnataka State Open University, Manasagangotri, Mysore International Symposium on challenges in drug discovery programme-2011

February 16th -17th

 2011

22  One of the Members of the  organizing committee, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore

International Symposium on current trends in endocrine and reproductive health and 29th Annual meeting of the society for reproductive biology and comparative endocrinology- 2011

February 10th -12th

 2011

23  One of the Organizers, Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore Sixth Drosophila  meeting  November 19th-20th 2010
24  One of the local conveners, Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore Sponsored by three National Sciences academies of  India Lecture series on “Contemporary Issues in Biology” 3rd -4th  Dec. 2009
25  One of the Organizers, DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore National Conference on Recent trends in Animal Physiology 29th -30th  Oct. 2009
26  One of the Organizers, Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore Workshop on “Evolutionary, classical and Molecular genetics of Drosophila” May 27th- 1st June 2009
27  One of the Organizers, Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore Darwin’s 200th Birth anniversary celebrations May 25th-26th, 2009
28  One of the Organizers, Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore Fifth Drosophila  meeting  March 28-29th  2008
29  One of the Members of the  organizing committee, sponsored by Dept. of Biochemistry, KLE University, JAWAHARLAL Nehru Medical College, Belgaum Biochemistry CME 2007 and Workshop on DNA technology Dec.1st,  2007
30  One of the Organizers, Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore Workshop on “Phylogenetic Biology” July 3rd to 18th, 2006
31 One of the Members of the  organizing committee, Organized  by Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Bangalore Univ., Bangalore Methods in gene cloning

4 days

10-13th,Jan. 2006

32  One of the Members of the  organizing committee, sponsored by Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore and held at MRDG, IISc, Bangalore Workshop on “Developmental Biology”

Dec.14-20th

2004

33  One of the Members of the  organizing committee, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore & Drosophila Stock Centre, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of  Mysore Frontier Lecture in Biology

3 days

5-7th

Nov. 2003

34  One of the Members of the  organizing committee, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore & Drosophila Stock Centre, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore Frontier Lectures in Biology

3 days

Feb. 20-22,

 2003

35  One of the Members of the organizing committee, Department of Zoology, Univ. of Innsbruck,   Austria.                              

Course on Genetics  and Development

23 days

June

2001        

36  Member of the organizing committee, Organized by Drosophila Stock Centre Interaction meeting on “Chromosomes and evolution"

August 1997

37  Member of the organizing committee, Organized by Drosophila Stock Centre Fourth Drosophila  meeting  March 1997
38  Member of the organizing committee, Organized by Drosophila Stock Centre Third  Drosophila meeting March 16-18th, 1995
39  Member of the organizing committee, Organized by Drosophila Stock Centre Drosophila meeting

August

5-6th, 1993

40  Member of the organizing committee, Organized by Drosophila Stock Centre Orientation course on Cytogenetics of Drosophila for College teachers May 24th -29th, 1993

b) Conference/Seminar/workshop/Science Exhibition Chaired/ Inaugurated: 20

Sl. No. Title of the Conference/seminar Organized by Date
1 Inauguration and Key note address Workshop on “Bioinformatics and its applications in Biological Research” Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute, Mysuru Inaugurated 25.03.2019
2 National Science day Talk: Genomic variations and their implications in human Health JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, JSS University Chief Guest on 28.02.2019
3 Celebration of the 153rd Birth anniversary of T.H. Morgan, Geneticist and Nobel laureate DOS in Genetics and Genomics, MGM Inaugurated on 25.09.2018
4 Workshop on Embryo biopsy and Preimplantation genetic diagnosis Asia Pacific Institute of Embryology, Mysuru at Hotel Southern Star, Mysuru

Inaugurated  as Chief Guest on

15.10.2017

5 One of the Co-Chairpersons of the Nobel laureate session of Sir. John Gurdon and Dr Manjul Bhargava

103rd Indian Science Congress 2016

Organized by University of Mysore

Co-Chaired

04.01 2016

6 Indo-US Conference on Emerging Trends in Health Care: Lessons from Clinical and Translational research JSS University, Mysuru

Chaired a Plenary session

on 14.09.2015

7 National Seminar on Life & Life processes: Sustainable development

Department of Zoology

Goa University, GOA

Chaired a session of paper presentations

on 21.2.2015

8 10th Kannada Vignana Sammelana University of Mysore

Chaired  the  Session – Palineeyam

on 17.09.2014

9 Eco Club -2014 in the eve of Mendel’s 193rd Birthday Vijaya Vittala Composite P.U.College Saraswathipuram, Mysore

Inaugurated  as Chief Guest on

22.07.2014

With a talk on

Mendelian Genetics in Today’s environment

10 National conference on  “Environmental Sciences and Health Hazards” Department of Studies in Biotechnology and Microbiology, Karnataka University, Dharwad

Chaired a  Session on

19  November 2012

11

Two days National Seminar on

 “Recent trends in Information  Technology  and  Animation, Visual Effects and Gaming”

Centre for Information Science and Technology, University of Mysore, Mysore.

Chaired a  Session on

10.11.2012

12 Indo-US Symposium on Molecular Pharmacology and Applied Therapeutics JSS University, JSS Medical College, Mysore 15

Chaired a session  Lecture-11

6th -7th Nov 2012

13 Science Exhibition S.B.R.R. Mahajana First Grade College Jayalakshmipuram Mysore 570012

Inaugurated  as Chief Guest on

09.03.2012

14

50 Years of Down syndrome:

Cytogenetics, Clinical Management and New Research (12th-14th Nov 2010)

Centre for Human Genetics

Bangalore

Chaired a session  14.10.10

15 Workshop cum training on Bioinformatics

Department of Bioinformatics

Karnataka State Women University, Jnanashakti Campus, Torvi, Bijapur

Inaugurated  as Chief Guest on

28.03.2010

16 CME in Biochemistry – Bio-gene (04.03.2010) Department  of Biochemistry, Mysore Medical College and Research Institute Chaired Medical Genetics session 04.03.2010
17 National Conference on Information Technology and its applications (21-22.Nov. 2009) CIST & DOS in Computer Science, University of Mysore, Mysore.

Chaired Session

21.11.2009

18

Darwin’s 200th

Birth anniversary celebrations

Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore.

Chaired V session

26.05.2009

19

Darwin’s 200th

Birth anniversary celebrations

Unit on Evolution and Genetics, DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore.

Chaired VIII session

26.05.2009

20

XXXIII Annual conference of the ISHG and International Symposium on “Genetics revisited: the Genomics and Proteomics advantage”

(February 11th -13th 2008)

Andhra University

Department of Human Genetics, Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.

Chaired

Session-XV

Feb.13, 2008

c) Paper presented/ Plenary/Invited Webinar talks/Invited Lectures delivered in Conference/ Seminar: 165

Sl.No. Conference/Seminar/ summer Institute/ workshop Sponsors/ Organized Duration & Year Title of the Talk/ Paper  presented
1 Webinar Series in Zoology Department of Zoology, Sri Adichunchanagiri First Grade College Channarayapatna, Hassan District, Karnataka 28.12.2020 Special Talk on “Basic Principles of Genetics”
2 Refresher course in Life Sciences (Interdisplinary) HRDC, Bangalore University, Bengaluru 21.12.2020 Two Talks on “Genomic Variations and their implications on human health”
3 Science Academies Lecture Workshop on “Genomics and the fight against infectious diseases” Indian Academy of Sciences, Bengaluru, organized by PG and Research Department of Microbiology Hindusthan College of Arts and Science Coimbatore 26-28 Nov. 2020 1) Genomic Variations
2) Genomic Medicine
4 2nd Webinar - Coronavirus: Research Opportunities and Challenges in the Present and Future Scenario Central University of Karnataka, Kalburgi, India 05.08.2020 Genetics of COVID - 19
5 Webinar on current trends in Life Science Zoom Meeting - shorturl.at/bfpq9 Department of Life Sciences, Bangalore University, Bengaluru 27.07.2020 Genomics and its applications
6 Webinar series on Research Careers in Biological Sciences, http://meet.google.com/sfv-crdl.upu Organized by Department of Zoology and Genetics and Genomics, University of Mysore 21.07.2020 Where do we stands today
7 Webinar talk by Webex meeting The Centre for Applied Genetics, Bangalore University, Bengaluru 20.07.2020 Overview of Genomics
8 Two days Webinar- Focus on COVID-19: AN EXPERT Hub Zoom meeting Organized by Department of Zoology and Genetics and Genomics, University of Mysore 12.06.2020 Genetics of COVID - 19
9 Expert Scientific Opinion Organized by TV9 , Kannada News Channel 06.06.2020 Corona Virus and A blood group
10 Panel Discussion -“India’s First Virtual AI conference - Artificial Intelligence Fest-2020 Organized by Orbit Shifters, Hyderabad. www.ai-fest.in 03.05.2020 "How AI is impacting Healthcare:”
11 Refresher course in Life Sciences UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, University of Mysore 24.01.2020 Invited talks: Know your Genome 1 & 2
12 Refresher course in Life Sciences UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, Goa University, Goa 25.11.2019 Invited talks: Know your Genome 1 & 2
13 National Workshop on “Applications of Digital PCR and SE3 cell sorter in Life sciences” Institute of excellence University of Mysore 21.11.2019 Invited talks:Genomics and its applications
14 Workshop on “From Nutrigenetics to Personalized Nutrition” Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Mysore, Mysore 23.08.2019 Invited talks:Genomics and its applications
15 Inter-Disciplinary Refresher course in Research Methodology in Sciences Human Resource Development Centre, Karnatak University, Dharwad - 580 003 23.03.2019 Invited talks:
1) Genetics Today: how we are different from others
2) Know your genome
16 Seminar Department of Applied Genetics, Karnatak University, Dharwad 23.03.2019 Genomic variations and its implications
17 84TH Annual Meeting Indian Academy of Sciences, Bengaluru 2-4 November 2018 Impact of Copy number Variations in Genome organization, Diseases and Evolution
18 Refresher Course in Life Sciences UGC- Human Resource development centre, Goa University 02.10.2018 to 3.10.2018

1) Genomic variations

2) Genomic Medicine

19  Two day Science lecture series program  of Karnataka Science & Technology Academy, Bengaluru Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, Mysuru -03 19.09.2018 Invited talk on Genomic variations
20 International conference on “Genome Biology 2018: Mechanisms in Health and Disease" Department of Biochemistry, Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore 13 to 14th July 2018 Invited talk on “Genomic approaches in the diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes”
21 Orientation course for NSS Officers of Karnataka State Universities Karnataka State Open University, Manasagangotri, Mysuru 07.03.2018 Talk on “Know your genes”
22 Orientation course for NSS Officers of  Karnataka State Universities Karnataka State Open University, Manasagangotri, Mysuru 27.02.2018 Talk on “Know your genome”
23 One of the Members of the  organizing committee, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore National Workshop and Hands-on training on “Teaching and Learning Biology with Drosophila” organized by Drosophila stock Centre, DOS in Zoology, UOM 26th -28th Feb. 2018 Talk on “Genetic basis of sex determination in Drosophila
24 Refresher Course in Life Sciences Biotechnology

Academic Staff College

 Jnana Bharathi

Bangalore University Bengaluru

24.02.2018  Talks  on 1) Diversity of Genomes, 2) know your Genome
25 Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “New Horizons in Genetics”

Department of Zoology, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, A.P.

7th - 8th Feb. 2018

Talks on

1) Recent  Understanding of  Genomic Variations

2) Personalized Genomic Medicine

   26 International conference on current trends in advanced Biomedical Technology

Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Nehru Arts and Science College, Kuniamuthur, Coimbatore,

Tamil Nadu

24th to 25th Dec. 2017

Personalized Genomic Medicine

27 98th  Orientation program UGC- Human Resource development centre, Goa University 01.12.2017 to 2.12.2017

1) Where we stand today

2) Presentation skills

3) genetics Today

4) Know your Genome

28 Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “Genomics, Transcriptomics and Beyond”

Organized by Department of Biosciences, Mangalore University  Mangaagangotri

Mangaluru

9th to 10th Nov, 2017

Talks on

1) Recent understanding of  Genomic variations

2) Genomic Medicine

29 Workshop on Embryo biopsy and Preimplantation genetic diagnosis Asia Pacific Institute of Embryology, Mysuru at Hotel Southern Star, Mysuru 15-16 October 2017 Genetic Counseling and its role in Preimplantation genetic diagnosis
30 National workshop SCHOLAR SUMMIT on “Initiatives for Excellence in Academic Research” Organized Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) by, St. Joseph’s  College (Autonomous), Irinjalakuda, Thrissur, Kerala 27th  July 2017

Keynote address on

“Initiatives for Excellence in Academic Research”

31 Convener -Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “New Horizons in Genome Engineering”

Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Nehru Arts and Science College, Kuniamuthur, Coimbatore,

Tamil Nadu

5th to 6th July, 2017

Talks on

1) Diversity of Genomes

2) Personalized genomic Medicine

32 Science Academies’ sponsored two days lecture workshop on “Genetics To-day”

Organized by Department of Zoology, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Palayamkottai,

Tamil Nadu

6th to 7th March, 2017

Talks on

1) Diversity of Genomes

2)Strategies to unravel human complex genetic diseases

33 12th Refresher course in Life Sciences Organized by Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore 09.11.2016

  Resource Person for two Talks on

 “Recent development in Genomics”

34

National conference on “Genetics of

Human Diseases”

Organized  by

Central University of Kerala, Kasaragod

03.11.2016

Integrated Approaches to Identify Causal Genes variants and Pathways for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Atherosclerosis
35 One day symposium on” Recent  trends in Biotechnology” Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 24.10.2016 Talk on “Strategies to unravel the complex human genetic diseases”
36 Refresher Course in Life Sciences Biotechnology

Academic Staff College

 Jnana Bharathi

Bangalore University Bengaluru

05.07.2016  Talk on “A view on Human Genomics”
37 Brainstorming session on KS-10, The Inhibitor of Diapause breed of Silkworm, Bombax mori. Organized by Karnataka State Sericulture Research and Development Institute, Thalaghattapura, Bengaluru - 560 109 27.02.2016 Expert  for the discussion
38

Special

Lecture

Organized by  P.G Department of Biotechnology &

Microbiology, Kamatak University, Dharwad

25.02.2016

Talk on

“Genomics Today”

39 Refresher course in Life Sciences Organized by Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore 25.01.2016

  Resource Person

Talk onWhere we stand in the field of Genomics Today?”

40 National hands-on workshop on “Molecular Medicine” Department of Biochemistry, JSS Medical College, JSS University,  Mysuru 20.10.2015 Talk on “ Genetic approach for Target Identification: a whole genome sequencing and transcriptomic approach to design personalized genomic medicine”
41 National Conference on “Science and Technology for Indigenous Development in India”

M.S. Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore University,Bengaluru

7.10.2015 Invited Talk On “Recent Understanding in Genomes”
42 National Seminar on Science and Technology for Human Development

Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous

Bangalore University,  Bengaluru

23.03.2015 Invited Talk ”Integrated whole genomics approach to perform personalized medicine: A case study”
43 Refresher Course in Biotechnology

Academic Staff College

 Jnana Bharathi

Bangalore University Bengaluru

03.03.2015 Resource person to Talk on “Recent advances in Genomics”
44 UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Boon and Curse of Biotechnology”

Department of Sericulture & Biotechnology

Bharathi College K.M.Doddi, Mandya

27.02.2015 Invited Talk On “Recent Understanding in Genomes”
45 National Seminar on Life & Life processes: Sustainable development

Department of Zoology

Goa University, GOA

20.02.2015 Plenary Talk  ”Genetic  approach for personalised  molecular Medicine: A case study

46

National Conference on recent advances in Animal Sciences

Department of Applied Zoology

Mangalore University Mangaluru

14.02.2015 Invited Talk on”  Molecular Genetic approaches to understand the rapid evolution of the laboratory evolved adaptive genomes, cytoraces of Drosophila

47

Seminar for Life Science Students

 Department of Zoology, JSS College of Arts, Commerce & Science, Mysore 04.02.2015 Invited Talk on “Challenges for the Students
 in the 21st century”

48

National Seminar on New Vistas in Biological Sciences

Department of Biological Sciences,

St. Aloysius College

(Autonomous) Mangaluru,

15.01.2015 Invited Talk: “Genomic approaches towards diagnosis and treatment of complex genetic diseases”

49

Eleventh Teacher/ Researcher Training Workshop on “Teaching and Learning Genetics with Drosophila

UGC-Networking Resource Centre,

I.I.Sc, Bangalore

Organized by Prof. H.A. Ranganath and Prof. Upendra Nongthomba

09.01.2015

Invited talks:

1) Genetic analysis of long lived and short lived  cytoraces of Drosophila

2) Genomic approaches for Drosophila research

50

102nd Indian Science Congress

University of Mumbai,

Section of Animal Veterinary and Fishery Sciences

07.01.2015

Prof. G.K.Manna Memorial award Lecture “Genetics of cytoraces –

 Laboratory evolved adaptive genomes of Drosophila

51

One day symposium on Human Cytogenetics and Genetic Toxicology

School of Life sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka 10.12.2014 Genetics of Dyslexia
52 National Seminar on “Pharmacogenomics in drug discovery and it’s clinical applications” Department of Pharmacology, JSS Medical College & JSS college of Pharmacy, JSS University, Mysore 16.10.2014 Talk on “ Genetic approach for Target Identification: a whole genome sequencing and transcriptomic approach to design personalized genomic medicine”
53 CME on “ Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine’ Department of Biochemistry, JSS Medical College, JSS University,  Mysore 01.10.2014 Talk on “ Genetic approach for Target Identification: a whole genome sequencing and transcriptomic approach to design personalized genomic medicine”
54 National Hands-on ‘Molecular Medicine’ Department of Biochemistry, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore 29.09.2014 Talk on “ Genetic approach for Target Identification: a whole genome sequencing and transcriptomic approach to design personalized genomic medicine”
55 10-day workshop for Karnataka State PU Biology teachers Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Zonal Institute of Education and Training, Mysore.

21.09.2014

2.00 pm to 3.30pm

Lecture cum-Interactive session on “Principles of Inheritance & variation, Human Genome Project
56 Summer School workshop on “ Basic techniques in isolation and purification of proteins and DNA” JSS College of Arts, Commerce & Science, Mysore 12.07.2014 Talk on “Genetic Engineering techniques”
57 National Symposium on Lipids and Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Studies in Biochemistry, Univ. of Mysore in Honour of Prof. Cletus J.M.D’Souza’s 40 years of service. 13to 14th of April 2014 Invited talk on “A whole genome sequencing approach reveals rare missense mutations in SORL1, STAB2 and ITGAM causing arterial atherosclerosis”
58 Refresher course in Life Sciences School of Biological Science, Bangalore University, Bangalore 01.04.2014 Recent developments in Genomics
59 Invited Talk Dept. of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Karnataka women University, Bijapur 27.03.2014 Know your genome
60 Invited Lectures Dept. of Biotechnology, Karnatak University, Dharwad 26.03.2014 Heterologous gene expression and RNAi
61 Drosophila Meeting 2014 Organized by Cytogenetics Section, Depart. of Zoology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 12.03.2014

Adaptive evolution of genomes: the cytoraces of Drosophila

62 Refresher course in Life Sciences Organized by Academic Staff College, Univ. Mysore, 10.02.2014 Human Genome Analysis: Copy Number Variations
63 Refresher course in Life Sciences Organized by Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore 03.02.2014 Know your Genome
64 Special Lecture Series Dept. of Applied Zoology,  Mangalore University + Karnataka Science and Technology Academy

26.09.2013

27.09.2013

Know your Genome

Genetic analysis of dyslexia

65 Refresher course in Life Sciences

Organized by Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore

23.02.2013 Talk on “Genomics”
66 VGST-CISE Research projects for 2012-13 Invited Lecture series organized by Maharani’s Science  College for Women, Mysore 22.02.2013 Invited Talk on “Dosage compensation and sex determination in Drosophila”
67 National conference on “ Environmental Sciences and Health Hazards” Department of Studies in Biotechnology and Microbiology, Karnataka University, Dharwad 19-21ST November 2012 Invited talk on “Olfactory Repertoire is Redundant in Humans in Relation to Environment and Health”
68 National conference on “New Frontiers in Animal Science”  on the occasion of Kuvempu University silver jubilee celebrations (1987-2012) Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Applied Zoology, Kuvempu University, Shimoga

9-10th  April 2012

10.04.2012

Invited talk  on “Unraveling the complexity of developmental dyslexia : An integrated approach”
69 National Seminar on "Progress in Biomedical Research and Its Impact on Human Health"  on the occasion of Kuvempu University silver jubilee celebrations (1987-2012) Department of Biochemistry, Kuvempu University, Shimoga

 2-3rd April 2012

02.04. 2012

Invited talk on "How relevant is the western data from an Indian context?  Investigations of complex genetic disorders"
70 Seminar on Preparation of Research  Proposals
and Funding Agencies
JSS Autonomous College, University of Mysore, Mysore 17.03.2012 Invited talk on “Preparation of Research  Proposals
and Funding Agencies”
71 Three days faculty development programme for UG teachers in the subject Biotechnology Karnataka State Open University, Manasagangotri, Mysore and Vision group on Science and Technology, Govt. of Karnataka, Bangalore

15-17 Feb. 2012

16.02.2012

Talk on

“Know your genes and genomes”

    72 Training on Emerging pedagogies and Assessment Practices in Biology for senior secondary teachers of 4regions KN, TN, AP & LD Regional Institute of Education, Mysore 02.02.2012 Talk on “ Tools of Genetic Engineering”
    73 Symposium on Population Genetics and Chromatin dynamics Organized by  Department of Zoology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

22.01.2012 to 23.01. 2012

22.01.2012

Invited talk on “Adaptive evolution of Genomes: the cytoraces of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila”
    74 Refresher course in Life Sciences Organized by Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore 14.12.2012 Talk on “Genomics”
75 12th international  Congress of Human Genetics, Montreal, Canada Organized by American Society of Human Genetics, Bethesda, MD, USA

11.10.2011 to

15.10.2011

Paper presentation (poster) on “ Discovery of pseudoautosomal region 3 redefines the structure and function of Human X and Y chromosomes”
76 Frontier Lecture Series on Science and Technology on the occasion of 150th  Birth anniversary of Bharatharathna Sir M. Visvesvaraya - a programme of the KSCST, Govt of Karnataka Organized by Govt. Science College, Hassan 06.09.2011 Invited Special talk on “Molecular Genetics- Genes and Genomes”
77 Orientation for Biology Lecturers, Karnataka State Pre- University Course Board, Bangalore Organized by Mrs. Shyamala, Principal, Government  PUC College, Hebbal, Mysore at Mahajana PUC College, Mysore

25.7.2011

 to 29.7.2011

Special Lecture on

“Genes, Concept of Genes  and Genetic control”

78

 DST-INSPIRE INTERNSHIP SCIENCE CAMP

16th -20th May, 2011

 Prof. H.P.Puttaraju

Local Convenor &

Co-ordinator 

Division of Biological Sciences, School of Natural Science,

Bangalore University, Bangalore

16-20th May

-         

19.5.2011

Interactive Lecture on

“Know Your Genes”

At Session 7th

79 State level Symposium Treatise on Contemporary Molecular BiologyA CPE Programme Organized by Depart. of Biotechnology, Sahyadri Science College (Autonomous), Shivmoga 09.05.2011 Invited Talk on  “Molecular analysis of Human complex genetic diseases”
80 First Refresher course in Life sciences Academic Staff College, Kannur University, Kerala 11.03.2011 Two invited talks on Human genomics
81 Workshop on “Ethics Committees – challenges in building stakeholder confidence”. Organized by JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore and Pfizer Ltd, Bangalore 08.10.2010 As an Ethics Committee member of MMC and RI, Mysore - Participant
82 Vision group Inter-University subject wise  meeting of Life Sciences Department  of Applied Genetics, Karnatak University, Dharwad 19-20th  Feb. 2010 Inter-University possible research proposals in Human Genetics
83 Orientation course  for PUC Biology teachers of 4 districts  Science and Technology Vision Group, Department of Science and technology, and PUC board, Bangalore organized by Deputy Director, PUC Board, Mysore District at Suttor, Mysore 03.01.2010

Two Invited lectures

1) Extensions to Mendelian Genetics

2) Human Genetic Diseases

84 Orientation course  for PUC Biology teachers of 10 districts  Science and Technology Vision Group, DST, and PUC board, Bangalore organized by Deputy Director, PUC Board, Mysore District at Suttor and Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 29.12.2009

Two Invited lectures

1) Basic Genetics

2) Genetic Engineering

85 National Symposium on “Role of Biology and Biotechnology in conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development” Department of Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 23.12.2009

Invited Lecture on

“Techniques used in Gene Screening: An Overview”

86 Workshop on Biotechnology Karnataka State Women University, Bijapur 27-28 .10. 2009 Invited talk on Genetic Engineering I and II
87 Workshop on Biotechnology Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Mysore 06.10.2009

Invited talk on “Genetic disorders in Indian context

88 Seminar PG Department of Biotechnology,                      Oxford college, B’lore

6.9. 2009

Talk on “DNA Labeling”
89 2 days In-service Course for the Post Graduate Teachers (Biology) Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Zonal Institute of Education and Training, Mysore 07.06. 2009 Special talk on “ Recombinant DNA Technology”
90 National workshop on Bioinformatics and its applications Department of Studies in Biotechnology and Microbiology, Karnataka University, Dharwad

28-30th

 March 2009

Invited talks on

1)DNA sequencing techniques

2) Human Genome Project

91 Workshop on techniques in Biotechnology Autonomous JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysore 6.3.2009 Invited talk on  “Genomics”
92 One day workshop on” Integrative Biological Sciences School of Biological Sciences, Bangalore University, Bangalore 14.02.2009

Special talk on

 “Human genetics”

93

Seminar

Microbiology Society, Maharani’s Science College for Women, Mysore

10.12.2008  Special Lecture on “Gene Silencing”
94 Seminar PG Department of Biotechnology,                      Oxford college, Bangalore Oct. 2008 Talk on Gene Isolation
95 2 days In-service Course for the Post Graduate Teachers (Biology) Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Zonal Institute of Education and Training, Mysore 9.6. 2008 Special talk on “ Human Genome Project”
96

XXXIII Annual conference of the ISHG and International Symposium on “Genetics revisited: the Genomics and Proteomics advantage

Andhra University

Department of Human Genetics, Vishakapatnam

February 11-13th

 2008

Plenary talk on “Candidate genes involved in the septal development in the human heart”
97 2nd National Conference on Biotechnology for rural industrial development

Gulbarga University, Department of Biotechnology

Gulbarga

January 17-19th 2008

Lead Lecture on “

Aged grandmother - unhealthy children: A Genetic analysis”

98 Biochemistry CME 2007 and Workshop on DNA technology

KLE University

JAWAHARLAL Nehru Medical College Belgaum

Dec. (1) 2007 Special talk on “DNA Past, Present and Future”
99 Workshop Maharani’s College, Bangalore  Oct. 2007 Human genome project
100 Seminar PG Department of Biotechnology,                      Oxford college, Bangalore Oct. 2007 Talk on “Gene cloning”
101  Bio-Imfacts 07- “Milestones at the successive journey of experiments in Biotechnology & Genetics”  Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul, Bangalore

April (21)

2007

Special talk on

 “Human Genetic Diseases”

102  Seminar  of Louis Pasteur Society Microbiology Section, DOS in Botany, Univ. of  Mysore. March 2007  Special talk on “Genomics”
103 XXXII annual conference of Indian  society of human genetics and International meeting

Indian Institute of chemical biology, Kolkata, India.

February 2007 Paper presented: “Genetic analysis of some of the pediatric disorders in Mysore, South India”
104 International conference and workshop on genetics: The basis and diagnosis of genetic disorders Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, India. February 2007  Paper presented: “Sex chromosomal aneuploidy and  advanced maternal grandmother age
105 Seminar Botanical Society, DOS in Botany, Univ. of Mysore.

February

 2007

 Special talk on “Strategies for gene isolation”
106 Seminar PG department of Biotechnology,                      Oxford college, B’lore Oct. 2006 Talk on Biotechnology
107 Seminar Government College, K.R.Nagar. Mysore Dist. Oct. 2006 Invited talk on DNA- Past, present and future
108 Orientation Course Kendriya Vidyalaya Mysore.

Aug 2006

Special talk on

“Recombinant DNA Technology”

109 Workshop Mahajana College, Mysore. September 2006 Special talk on “Future of DNA Technology”
110 Biospectrum-2006 P.G. Department of Microbiology and Biochemistry, Cauvery campus, Mangalore University, Madikeri.

 2 days

4-5th March 2006

Invited speaker- “Human Genome”
111 Seminar on “Biotechnology” Postgraduate Department of                     Biotechnology, JSS College of Arts, Commerce & Science, Mysore. 01.03.2006 Special talk on  “Human Genome Project”
112 Seminar on “Biotechnology”

Postgraduate centre of Pooja Bhagavat

Memorial Mahajana Education centre, Mysore

20.02.2006 Special talk on ”Human Genome”
113 Inauguration of Seminar at College programme                      S.L.H. Institute of Science, Commerce & Management, Mysore. 01.02.2006 Inaugural talk-“DNA: Past, Present  Future”
114 Methods in gene cloning Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Bangalore Univ., Bangalore.

4 days

10-13th, Jan. 2006

One of the organizers and resource person
115 4th Refresher course in Life Sciences from 5-25th  2006  UGC-academic staff college, Univ. of Mysore, Mysore. 07.01.2006 Special talk on “Genomics”
116 Seminar PG Department of Biotechnology,                      Oxford college, Bangalore. Oct.2005 Talks on “Invitro packaging and Invitro translation”
117

Refresher course in Zoology

Academic Staff College, Bangalore Univ. Bangalore. 23.09.2005 Talk on “Recombinant DNA technology”
118 Workshop on II PU New syllabus 2005-06 Organized by Dept. of Pre-University Education Mandya District, Adichunchunagiri college Kumarahalli, Mandya. Sept. 2005 Resource person- “Recombinant DNA technology”
119 Workshop on II PU New syllabus 2005-06 Organized by Dept. of Pre-University Education Mysore District, Mysore at SBRR Mahajana Pr-University of College, Mysore.

 Aug.

2005

Resource person- “Genetic Engineering”
120 National workshop on “Bioinformatics” Department of Botany, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Yuvaraja College & CIST, Univ. of Mysore Jan. 2005 Resource person- “DNA sequencing techniques”
121 Workshop on “Developmental Biology” Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore and MRDG, IISc, Bangalore

Dec.14-20th

2004

One of the organizer and resource person-

“Fly early development, Segmentation genes”

122 National workshop on Bioinformatics Department of Biotechnology, Kuvempu University, Shimoga Sep. 2004 Resource person- DNA sequencing
123 Workshop on “Chromosome Biology of Insects” Maharani’s Science College for women, Mysore under UGC sponsored 10th plan scheme

3 days

29th June 2004

Invited speaker- Techniques in Biology and Medicine
124

Refresher course in Life sciences                     

Academic Staff College,  Univ. of Mysore, Mysore. 20.2.2004 Special talks (two) on “Genomics I & II”
125 DNA special symposium Centre for Applied Genetics, Bangalore University, Bangalore

2 days

15.01.2004

Invited speaker- Chromosomes and Evolution
126 Refresher course in                     Zoology Academic Staff College, Bangalore Univ. Bangalore. 22.12.2003 Invited talks (Two) on “Gene cloning & Gene Isolation”
127 Seminar  for BE Biotechnology students

SJCE, Dept. of Environmental Engineering

Mysore.

20.11.2003 Special talk on “Heredity vehicle”
128 Seminar PG Department of Biotechnology,                      Oxford college, Bangalore. 29.10.2003 Special talk on “ Gene cloning techniques”
129

Seminar on

“Biotechnology”

DOS in Biotechnology, 

 Kuvempu University,  

 Shimoga.

13.10.2003 Special talk on “DNA Darling of the media”
130

National Symposium on Development and Reproduction

Indian society of developmental Biologists and Dept. of Zoology, Karnatak University, Dharwad.

2 days

March 7-8, 2003

INVITED SPEAKER

 “Cloning and expression of two genes (brn 1 and brn 3) involved in brain development in flatworm”

131

Intensive workshop on Bioinformatics

CSR&TI, Central Silk Board, Mysore.

5 days

Feb.

3-7, 2003

Resource person

 “ Genetic Engineering Tools”

132 Seminar on “Genetic engineering Principles and applications”.  RIE, Mysore.

1 day

Nov. 2002

Resource person

133 Special talk on “Genome Sequence data analysis” CIST, Univ. of Mysore.

 1 day

July 2002

Resource person
134 Valedictory meetings  of Biochemical society Department of Studies in Biochemistry, Univ. of Mysore. May 2002 Invited talk on HUMAN GENOME PROJECT
135 Refresher course in Botany Academic Staff college University of Mysore, Mysore. 27.09.2001 Special talk on Tools in recombinant DNA Technology
136

Refresher course on Genetics and   Evolution

Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore  organized in the DOS in  Zoology, Univ. of Mysore by Prof. H.A. Ranganath  22.09.2001 Invited talk on “Segmentation genes in Drosophila”
137

 3rd  Refresher course in Zoology

Academic Staff college University of Mysore, Mysore. 12.07.2001 Two Lecturers on “Human Genome Project and Genetic Engineering”
138 Course on Genetics  and Development

Department of Zoology

Univ. of Innsbruck Austria.                            

23 days

June

2001        

Resource person -

Visiting Professor

139 Workshop for eight days on Evaluation of intermediate (P.C.M.B.) Text Book of Andra Pradesh Govt.  Regional Institute of Education, NCERT, Mysore.

8 days

Nov. 2000

Resource person
140

 Seminar on “Muscle development in Drosophila

Prof. Sandy Bernstein

Department of Biology, San Diego State University, San Diego, USA.         

 21.07 2000

Special talk “Isolation                                      of Indirect Flight Muscle   mutant of Drosophila
141

    Meeting on

“Chromosomes and Evolution”

Prof. Francisco J.  Ayala, University of California, Irvine, USA

1 day

June

2000

Discussion
142 41st Annual Drosophila Research Conference, and workshop on fly genome  project American Society of Genetics, Pittsburgh, USA.

5 days

March

2000

Role of dpp/sog and the homeobox genes vnd, ind and msh in brain development.
143 Departmental Retreat conference at Ventura, California Dept. of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Los Angeles,   USA.

2 days

Feb.

2000

Cloning and

Expression of Brain 1, a highly conserved POU-  Domain transcription factor  in the flatworm-                                                                                                                   Macrostomum sp.

144 DD 9 Channel Under Science education programme AVRC, Univ. of Mysore, Mysore. 16.08.1999 Special television talk on “CLONING AND ITS IMPLICATIONS
145 Summer Seminar for schools and college students SCIENCE FORUM, Mahajana education society, Mysore. 13.05.1999 Special lecture on “Cloning”
146

Summer Seminar for school students

BREAKTHROUGH science forum Mysore chapter, Mysore. 12.05.1999 Special lecture on “CLONING”
147 Fly meeting on Drosophila Genetics and Developmental Biology. CCMB, Hyderabad.

3 days

March

1999

Screening and isolation of new indirect muscle mutations in Drosophila
148  XXII All India Cell Biology Conference Rajiv Gandhi Centre for  Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram.

3 days Feb.

1999

Racial divergence in the newly evolved Cytoraces of Drosophila
149  Workshop of NCERT on “Development of  Teachers manual on Teaching Biology at +2  levels” Regional Institute of Education, NCERT, Mysore.

10 days

Jan.

1999

Resource person- Genetic engineering
150 The 2nd  Refresher course in Zoology Academic Staff College, Univ. Mysore.   Sep. 1998 2 lectures on "Genetic Engineering"
151 UGC sponsored Refresher course  in Zoology and Botany Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. July 1998 Three Special Lectures on “Genetic Engineering”
152 International Symposium on "Biology in the 21st Century and XX1 All  India Cell  Biology Conference" Society of Cell Biology, India & I.I.Sc, Bangalore.

3 days

March

1998

Characterization of two new indirect  flight muscle mutants of Drosophila melanogaster
153

Refresher course in Botany

Dept. of Studies in Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. 21-22.11.1997 Four lectures on Genetic Engineering, Genome analysis, Gene Therapy and DNA Fingerprinting
154 Fourth Drosophila  meeting  Drosophila Stock centre, DOS in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore, Mysore.

3 days

March

1997

Dynamics of    parental chromosomes in the Evolution of nasuta-albomicans                                                                                               complex of Drosophila
155

UGC sponsored Refresher course in Botany

Dept. of Studies in Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. 22-23. 01 1997 Three lectures on " Genetic Engineering, DNA isolation and DNA Fingerprinting"
156 International Symposium on "the present and future of major aspects of modern  biology” TIFR, NCBS, Bangalore, INDIA (to celebrate 50 years of TIFR).

3 days

Oct.

1996

Isolation of Indirect flight muscle mutants in Drosophila
157 Seminar for Government Administrators Administrative Training Institute,   Mysore. 5.10.1996 Special lecture on "DNA Fingerprinting"
158 Third  Drosophila meeting

Drosophila Stock Centre

DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore,

3 days

March 1995

Population differentiation: a study with two strains of Drosophila albomicans & one of the Organizers
159 1st Refresher course in      Zoology Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore             8.02.1995   Special lecture on "Recombinant  DNA Technology"
160 Drosophila meeting Drosophila Stock Centre, Dept. of Studies in Zoology, Univ.  Mysore, Mysore.

3 days

Aug.

1993

Pattern and process of karyotypic evolution through hybridization: An experimental study.
161

Orientation course on Cytogenetics of Drosophila for College teachers                      

Drosophila Stock Centre, Dept. of Studies in Zoology, Univ. of  Mysore, Mysore. 27.05.1993 Special lecture on "Recent understanding of some aspects of sex determination
162 Meetings  on "Stress  Proteins and the Heat Shock Response” Cold  Spring Harbor  Laboratory, New York, U.S.A.

3 days

Apr.

1991

Mammalian cell mutants affected in the major molecular chaperone proteins:  Implications for in vitro microtubule assembly process
163 National  Seminar  on  "Cell Biology",

Dept. of Studies in Zoology, Univ. of

 Mysore, Mysore.

3 days

Jan.

1989

Chromosomes of Drosophila nasuta nasuta and D. n. albomicans:  Introgression and the evolution of new karyotypes
164 8th All India Congress of  “Cytology and Genetics” Utkal University Bhubaneshwar.

3 days

Oct.

1984

Different chromosomal strains of Drosophila nasuta albomicans and their adaptedness.

165 7th All India Congress of Cell Biology

CCMB, Hyderabad.

3 days

Mar.

1984

B- chromosomes in Drosophila nasuta albomicans.

 

d) Conference/ Seminar/ Symposium/ Workshop participated: 20

Sl. No. Title of the Conference/seminar Organized by Date
1 1-day workshop on Academic Administration Organized by Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore 26.10.2013
2 The Human Genome: Then and Now Organized by Centre for Human Genetics, Bangalore

15.12.2012 to

16.12.2012

3 Sixth David A. Hungerford Memorial Lecture- Prof. Sidney Altman, Nobel laureate - “RNA World”

Prof. H. Sharath Chandra, Centre for Applied Genetics and Institute of Bioinformatics, Bangalore

25.4.2008
4 Stem Cell Meeting Centre for Human Genetics, organized at JNCASR, Jakkur, Bangalore.

One day

April 21st, 2003

5 Conference on BANGALORE BIO.COM 2001, BIOTECH HAPPEN HERE    

Department of IT and Biotechnology, Government of Karnataka, Bangalore.

3 days

March

2001

6 International Symposium on "Frontiers of Genetics and Development"                         IISc. & JNCASR, Bangalore.

3 days

July

1998

7 Discussion meeting on "Concepts and Models in Developmental Biology" Indian Academy of Sciences at Nainital, U.P.

7 days April

1998

8 National  workshop  on " Radiochemistry  and Applications of  Radioisotopes" IANCAS- BARC, Bombay & DOS in Chemistry, Univ. of Mysore.

7 days

Nov. 1995

9

Training Workshop in "Environmental enrichment"

Zoo Outreach                        Organization and Universities Federation for animal welfare, U.K. at Mysore ZOO.

1 day

Sep.

1994

10 Group Monitoring workshop on "Evolution, Ecology and  Behaviour" DST, New Delhi and DOS in Zoology, Manasagangotri, Mysore.

3 days

July

1994

11 International  conference  on "Neurobiology from receptors to  effectors" Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Bombay, at Cochin.

3 days May

1994

12 Interaction meeting   on "Evolutionary Ecology" DST, New Delhi and Centre for Ecological Sciences, IISc. Bangalore.

3 days

April

1994

13 "Genetic and epigenetic controls in development workshop" Dept. of Developmental Biology and Genetics laboratory, IISc., Bangalore.

One day

Feb.

1993

14

Workshop on  "Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization(FISH)

Dept. of Microbiology and   Cell Biology, IISc., Bangalore.

7 days

Jan.

1993

15 International conference on "Molecular Evolution" Penn State University,                         Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

4 days

June 1992

16 Seminar on "Cell Structure and Cytoskeleton" York University, Toronto, Canada.

1 day

Mar.1991

17 Conference  on "Sex Determination and  Dosage Compensation Dept.  of Microbiology and Cell Biology, IISc., Bangalore.

3 days

Nov.1989

18 Indo - US symposium on " Molecular mechanism involved in neuronal Response to damage' NIMHANS, Bangalore INDIA

3 days

Feb.

1989

19 15th International Congress of Genetics Indian National science academy, conducted at Hotel Ashoka,  Delhi

Dec.

1983

20 Seminar on "Charles Darwin Centenary celebration" Department of Postgraduate studies and Research in Zoology, Univ. of Mysore, Mysore

One day

Mar.

1983


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