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NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES

An Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences Initiative

The International Colloquium on Neglected Tropical Diseases

The International Colloquium on Neglected Tropical Diseases was jointly organized by the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, the ICMR and the Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment in collaboration with Global Network of Neglected Tropical Diseases.

The colloquium began in a serene atmosphere with the lighting of sacred lamp by Sampoojya Swamiji Poornamritananda puri. In his benedictory address, swamiji said that the vision of the institution is to work for the upliftment of the poor .He expressed his hope that the advancements in medical field reach marginalized sections of the society.