Conf on Emerging Trends in Life Sciences
Hyderabad: An UGC sponsored National conference on Emerging Trends in Life Sciences, NCETLS-2017 is being organized on March 9 and 10, jointly by Department of zoology and Department of Genetics at St. Ann’s College for Women, an Autonomous Institute affiliated to Osmania University.
Addressing a press conference here today, Dr. V. Venugopal Rao, Convener of NCETLS 2017 said the inauguration function will be held on March 9. Dr. P.J. Sudhakar, Additional Director General, Union Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, will be chief guest of the conference. Dr. Ch. Mohan Rao, Former Director, CCMBH, Prof. K. Narasimha Reddy, Former Vice Chancellor, MG University will be guests of honour.
Awards for the three best papers will be given, namely Women Scientist Award, Young Scientist Award and St. Ann’s Science Award. The awards will be presented by a women scientist as Chief Guest Dr. Amtul Waris, Principal Scientists, Indian Institute of Rice Research (IIRR), Rajendra Nagar, on valedictory function on March 10.(NSS)