D.Y.Patil School of Nursing organised a conference on a new and emerging concept of alternative medicine “STEM CELLS – THE HOPE FOR LIFE”. Dr. Shirish Patil, Vice Chancellor, D Y Patil University, Dr. Atul Deshmukh, Director Interdisciplinary research, D.Y.Patil University and Dr.Mrs.Swati V Kambli , Principal, School of Nursing inaugurated the function by lighting the lamp.
Dr. Shirish Patil congratulated Dr.Swati V Kambli for holding a conference on such a new and interesting topic and also for the 2nd issue of Magzine. Dr.Mrs. Swati V Kambli stressed on the need of understanding Stem cell and Stem cell therapy. Dr.I Joseph PhD, PDF (USA), Scientist & Manager, Wochkhart Hospital, Mumbai flashed on uses of stem cells. The faculties from the Neurogen brain and spine Institute, Seawoods, Ms.Pooja Kulkarni and Dr.Hemangi Mane, MD, Internal Medicine (USA), Deputy Director R & elaborated on stem cells and their uses in neurological disorders respectively. Cord blood banking a need of the hour was introduced by Mr.Mangesh Mankar from Cordlife sciences (p) ltd.
We had 240 number of participant. The programme ended with the vote of thanks by Mrs. Sumati Chaskar, P.B.B.Sc Nursing student and the Master of ceremony Mrs. Neeta Dhuri, 1st year MSc Nursing student signed off.