HDL Cholesterol-An Update

Guest Lecture

Date: 13.04.2017

Topic: “HDL Cholesterol-An Update”

Speaker: Dr. Cletus D’Souza

Venue: Lecture Hall-1

Date & Time: 11th April 2017, 10.30 am  to 1pm.


The department organized a Guest lecture on the topic “HDL Cholesterol-An Update” on 11.04.2017 between 10 am to 1pm. Ms. Malavika I MBBS student was the moderator of the programme.

Dr. Cletus D’Souza, Chairman , Committee for Department of Science in School, University of Mysore, Mysuru was the guest speaker for the guest lecture.

Dr. Venkatesh D, incharge principal, Prof and HOD, Dept. of Microbiology, Dr. Manohar, Hospital superintendent Dr. N Narasimha Swamy, Prof and HOD, Dept. of Physiology, Dr. Rajendra, Prof and HOD, Dept. of Anatomy, and Mr. Umesh B K, registrar were the invited guests. The programme was attended by staff from various departments, MBBS students and CFTRI students of nutritional biology.

The programme started by seeking the blessing of the almighty with invocation song by Mr. Aadarsh and Ms Prerna, I MBBS students.  The programme was inaugurated by ceremonial watering of Tulsi plant.

Welcome address was rendered by HOD Dr. Aliya Nusrath, Professor & head, Dept. of Biochemistry.

Speaker was introduced by Dr. N Asha Rani, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry.

Dr. Cletus D’Souza delivered on interesting lecture on “HDL Cholesterol-An Update” which was well appreciated by the students and staff members. After the first session, discussion was highly interactive lasting 20-25mins.

There was a tea break for students and staff. After the tea break 2nd session continued on the medicine for future-can we afford them” which was followed by an open house interaction. At the end of the programme, the speaker was facilitated by   Dr. Rajeshwari A and Dr. Chikkanna D, Associate professors,  Dept. of Biochemistry.

The programme was concluded by rendering the vote of thanks by Dr.N Asha Rani, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry.