12-MAR-2018: AMU faculty honoured
ALIGARH March 12: Prof M Athar Ansari, Department of Community Medicine, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University has been awarded with Indian Association of Social and Preventive Medicine (IASPSM) Fellowship in recognition of his contributions in the field of Community Medicine and Public Health.
Prof Dileep Mhaisekar, Vice Chancellor, Maharashtra University of Health Science, Nashik and Prof Ratan Srivastava, National President of IASPM, IMS, BHU, Varanasi, jointly gave the award to Prof Ansari during the 45th National Conference of IASPM held at Smt Kashibai Navale Medical College, Pune.
Prof Ansari also chaired a scientific session on adolescent health during the conference. He has published 115 research papers in the national and international journals of repute.
Dr Nafis Faizi, Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Medicine, AMU, also presented a research paper titled "Is the lazy mother fuelling the junk food intake among adolescents?"
More than 800 participants attended the conference.
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