Development of Human Heart

Development of Human Heart

Guest lecture conducted by department of Anatomy, Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences

19th April 2017

Profile of the Guest Speaker

Dr. Seema Deepak is Professor of Anatomy in Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysuru.

She Completed her graduation at J.S.S Medical College, Mysore in 2001 and Completed postgraduation in Anatomy from  Kempegowda  Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore in 2006.

She is an active member of Medical education unit, MMC & RI. She has completed advanced course in Medical education conducted at St John’s Medical College, Bangalore.

She is also a member of the MBBS curriculum revision committee of RGUHS

She has published 8 research papers in various peer reviewed indexed journals.

The guest lecture

The event started at 10:30 a.m. Mr.Adarsh C and Ms.Alisha Goel of I MBBS hosted the event.
Invocation was done by Ms.Prerana U.
Welcome address was delivered by Dr.Rajendra R, Professor and Head of Department of Anatomy.
Dr.M G Shivaramu, Principal, AIMS, was the Chief Guest. The occasion was also graced by the presence of Dr.K N Narasimhaswamy, Professor and HOD of Physiology and Dr.Aliya Nusrath, Professor and HOD of Biochemistry
Lamp lighting by the dignitaries
After the lamp lighting, Dr.M G Shivaramu, Principal, AIMS, spoke and emphasized the importance of basic sciences in Medicine.

Felicitation of the Guest Speaker.

The Guest Speaker was introduced by Dr.Tejaswi H L.
The lecture started at 11:00 A.M. In the first of the lecture, the speaker talked about the angiogenesis, formation of body cavities, development of heart tube and various chambers of the heart. Special emphasis was given to the development of the interatrial septum. The second session started at 12:10 p.m followed by a short break for refreshments. The second session started with an activity for the students. This was followed talk on by development of the interventricular septum and the fetal circulation. The lecture concluded with a concise and informative video of the entire process of development of human heart. The lecture was attended by students of I MBBS, teaching faculty from all preclinical and various clinical departments.The speaker also emphasized the importance of application of the knowledge of development of heart in clinical practice.
Vote of Thanks was given by Dr.Ajay N.
The programme concluded with photo session.