Anthropology and Health

National Seminar on "Anthropology and Health" was held on 28 January, 2016
Programme Schedule

Rapporteurs' Report


Welcome note: Dr. R.P.Mitra

Prof. V.R.Rao, receiving a bouquet from a Ph.D scholar

Prof. V.K.Srivastava receiving a bouquet from a student

Prof. A.K.Kalla: Guest of Honour

Chief Guest: Dr. Sandeep Seth (AIIMS Delhi)

Vote of thanks: Dr. Mitashree Srivastava

Dr. Sandeep Seth (AIIMS , New Delhi)

Prof. V.K.Srivastava and Prof. Subhadra Channa

Prof. P.C.Joshi and Dr. Deependru Chaterjee (Calcutta University)

Prof. V.R.Rao : 'Zero β-thalassemia status in the country: Community Genetics Approaches in Prevention'

Prof. A.K.Kalla, Prof. V.R.Rao, Prof. P.C.Joshi, and Dr. R.K.Chadha

Dr. Sandeep Seth (AIIMS Delhi):
'Heart failure in India'

Dr. Tushar Roy (National Heart Institute, Delhi): The doctors' dilemma

Prof. Subhadra Channa (Department of Anthropology): Cultural perspectives on the body

Prof. P.C.Joshi: Medical Anthropology in India

Dr. R.K.Chadha (AIIMS, Delhi): Somatic presentation of psychiatric disorders in South Asia: Cultural determinants

A section of audience

Dr. R.P.Mitra, Prof. P.C.Joshi, and Dr. Benrithung Murry