Biochemistry of Hemoglobin

Dept. of Biochemistry

Guest Lecture

Biochem Guest Lecture

Time: 10.30 to 1pm.

Date: 07.12.2016

Venue: Lecture Hall-1

Speaker: Dr. Prashant Vishwanath

Topic: “Biochemistry of Hemoglobin”


The department organized a guest lecture on the topic “Biochemistry of Hemoglobin” on 7th December 2016 between 10.30am to 1pm. Ms. Alisha and Ms. Bharagavi  1st year MBBS students were the moderators of the programme.

The programme started at 10.30am, Dr. Prashant Vishwanath, Prof and Head, Dept. of Biochemistry, JSS Medical College, Mysuru, was the Guest speaker, for the Guest Lecture.

Dr. Venkatesha D, Incharge principal, Prof and Head, Dept. of Microbiology, Dr. Manohar T M, Medical Superintendent, AH&RC, Dr. K N Swamy, Prof and Head, Dept. of Physiology, Dr. Rajendra, Prof and Head, Dept. of Anatomy and Mr. Umesh B K, Registrar were the invited guest.

The dignitaries were invited onto the dais. The programme started by seeking the blessing of the almighty with the invocation song by Ms.  Jeevitha, 1st year MBBS student. Welcome address was rendered by Dr. Aliya Nusrath, Prof and Head, Dept. of Biochemistry. The programme was inaugurated by the ceremonial watering of the Tulsi plant by the dignitaries and a couple of students.

The programme was attended by the staff of various departments and students of 1st year MBBS. The guest speaker was introduced by Dr. N Asha Rani, Asst.Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry.

Dr. Prashant Vishwanath delivered an interesting lecture on “Biochemistry of Hemoglobin” which was well appreciated by the students and staff members. At the end of the lecture there was a group activity of mind mapping where students were divided into 3 groups A, B and C with approximately 50 students in each group.. They were instructed to connect the relevant points on the word given by the guest speaker for each group. Mind mapping was thoroughly enjoyed by all the students and the staff of various departments.

Dr. K N Swamy, Prof and Head, Dept. of Physiology and Dr. Rajendra, Prof and Head, Dept. of Anatomy were the judges. Group A, won the prize for the best mind mapping.

At the end of the programme the guest speaker was felicitated by Dr. Vasudev Naik, Prof and Head, Dept. of Medicine and Dr. Shetty Shivakumar with a moment, as a token of gratitude.

The function was concluded by rendering the vote of thanks by Ms. Bhargavi moderator.