NECTO 2018

                                                                                                                          

4th Annual Conference on Environment & Health-Series


National Conference on

"Environment, Health and Disease:
Ecogenetics & Toxicogenomics"

Theme: Envirnomental Health to Healthy Genome

NECTO 2018

February 12, 2018


Organized by Central Inter-Disciplinary Research Facility,
Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Puducherry, India.



SBV

About SBV

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth Deemed University, declared under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 is

• Accredited with NAAC grade A at the first cycle
• Only Hospital in Pondicherry to be NABH certified pre-accreditation entry level hospital
• Amongst the top 5% of 2995 Institutions ranked by NIRF 2017
• Among the top 10% of Universities in India as per NIRF 2017
• Among the top three exclusive Health Sciences Universities in India as per NIRF 2017
• Second rank in All-India rankings as per NIRF in the parameter of "Outreach activities and inclusivity"
• Nineteenth rank in All-India rankings in the parameter of "Teaching / Learning and Resources" as per NIRF 2017
• Only Health Science University in India to have strong Yoga Therapy and Music Therapy Departments of International repute providing complementary medicine to the sick and also training from Postgraduate Diploma to M.Phil/MSc to PhD in these two areas
• Only Health Science University in the south providing training in medical education technology from Postgraduate Diploma to M.Phil and PhD in Health Professions Education

The College is recognised by Ministry of Health and Family Affairs, the Medical Council of India and is in full compliance with all central, state and regulatory bodies statutory regulations.





    

Invitation

INVITATION

We are pleased to invite you for the 4th annual conference in the series of “Environment & Health” being held at Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth annually. The title for this year’s conference is “Environment, Health and Disease: Ecogenetics and Toxicogenomics” (NECTO-2018) which will be held on February 12, 2018. The conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, post graduate students and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Ecogenetics and Toxicogenomics. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Ecogenetics and Toxicogenomics.

IMPORTANT DATES
  EVENT   DEADLINE
  Early Bird Registration   January 8, 2018
  Abstract Submission   January 15, 2018
  Regular registration   January 20, 2018
For Details Please contact
  Dr. C. Adithan
  Organizing Chairman,
  Director, CIDRF, SBV,
  MGMCRI CAMPUS
  Pondicherry - 607 402
  Dr. Pooja Pratheesh
  Orgnizing Secretary,
  Scientist, CIDRF, SBV,
  MGMCRI CAMPUS
  Pondicherry - 607 402
Email: necto2018@gmail.com
Mobile: 7598757834, 9487757834
              ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Chief Patrons
Patrons
Advisors
Shri. M.K. Rajagopalan
Hon'ble Chancellor,
SBV & Chairman – SBECPT

Dr. Prashanth Rajagopalan
Vice-Chairman-SBECPT
Dr. K.R. Sethuraman
Vice Chancellor – SBV

Dr. N. Ananthakrishnan
Dean, Research & AHS – SBV

Dr. M. Ravishankar
Dean – MGMCRI.
Prof. G. Subramanian
Advisor – CIDRF

Dr. P.F. Kotur
Dean-SSSMCRI

Prof. K.V. Devi Prasad
Pondicherry University
Organising Chairman
Organising Secretary
Dr. C. Adithan
Director – CIDRF.

Dr. Pooja Pratheesh
Scientist-CIDRF
Organising Vice-Chairman
Treasurer
Dr. Balanehru S.
Deputy Director-CIDRF
Dr. Anitha T.S.
Scientist – CIDRF


Local Organising committee
Dr. Nirmal Coumare
Medical Superintendent, MGMCRI
Dr. A. R. Srinivasan,
Registrar, SBV
Dr. A. N. Uma,
Associate Dean (AHS)
Dr. Manimekalai K.,
Head- Depart of Pharmacology
Dr. Satish Kumar
Head-Dept. of Forensic Medicine
Dr. Jayasingh K.
Head- Department of Medicine
Dr. Seetharaman N.
Head-Dept of Community Medicine
Dr. Seetha K.S.
Head-Dept of Microbiology
Dr. K.Srikanth
Head-Dept. of Ophthalmology
Dr. Renuka K.
Principal-KGNC
Dr. Saravana Kumar R.
Principal-IGIDS
Mrs. Asha Sureshbabu
GM (Admn)
Dr.A. Jayamurugapandian
Principal Scientist-CIDRF
Dr. N. Mangaiyarkarasi
Senior Scientist- CIDRF
Dr. Agiesh Kumar B.
Senior Scientist-CIDRF
Dr. Veni S.
Scientist-CIDRF
Dr. Sam Vijayakumar J.
Scientist-CIDRF
Dr. Aarthi M.
Scientist-CIDRF
Speakers

Topics and speakers

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth

(Deemed to be University)

CONFERENCE TOPICS
  • Environment, Health and disease
  • Ecogenetics and health
  • Toxicogenomics and health
  • Regulatory Ecotoxicology
  • Exposomics and human health
  • Epigenetic signaling

Our Speakers


Target audience:

Academicians, researchers, post-graduate students and scholars in the fields related to pharmacology, community medicine, environmental sciences, genetics, toxicology & Toxicogenomics will benefit by attending this conference.


Schedule

Schedule

February 12, 2018
Time
Session
Spekers
  08:30am - 09:00am     Registration
  09:00am - 09:30am     Ecogenetics: A public health perspective     Avatar Dr.N.Seetharaman
  09:30am - 10:15am     Inauguration     Avatar Chief Guest-Prof. K.R.Sethuraman
  10:15am - 10:45am     Pesticide induced Parkinson’s disease:
    Role of Toxicogenomics
    Avatar Dr. M.P. Singh
  10:45am - 11:00am     Tea Break
  11:00am - 11:30am     Effects of pesticides exposure to rural/agricultural
    families and their health and disease
    Avatar Dr.Subbaiah Ramasamy
  11:30am - 12:00am     Impact of the exposure of bio-active compounds
    in ocular diseases
    Avatar Dr. Thirumurthy Velapandian
  12:00pm - 12:30pm     “Regulatory Ecotoxicology”: A boon for
    environmental health improvements
    Avatar Dr. S. Anbumani
  12:30pm - 02:00pm     Lunch & Poster
  02:00pm - 02:30pm     Exposomics in human health     Avatar Dr. Benet Bosco Dhas
  02:30pm - 03:00pm     Histone arginine methylation dependent
    epigenetic signaling
    Avatar Dr. Arun Kumar Dhayalan
  03:00pm - 03:45pm     Selected Paper Presentation
  03:45pm - 04:00pm     High Tea
  04:00pm - 04:45pm     Panel Discussion: Toxicogenomics     Avatar Dr. Balanehru Subramanian
  04:45pm - 05:00pm     Valedictory Function + Prize Distribution

REGISTRATION

REGISTRATION

REGISTRATION DETAILS
Category
Date particulars
Student delegate Registration
Faculty delegate Registration
Associate delegate registration
  Early Bird Registration
On or Before
January 8, 2018
Rs. 1, 000/-
Rs. 1, 200/-
Rs. 500/-
  Deadline for abstract submission
January 15, 2018
  Regular registration
Till January 20, 2018
Rs. 1, 500/-
Rs. 2, 000/-
Rs. 500/-
  Spot Registration
  (Conference kit not assured)
Rs. 3, 000/-
Rs. 3, 000/-
Rs. 1, 000/-

Participants can register at https://goo.gl/gsG1wP or by using the attached form and mail it to necto2018@gmail.com Registration fees can be paid through Net-banking / Demand Draft / Multi-City cheque in favor of, ‘NECTO–2018, SBV’. Registration fee once paid is not refundable. REGISTRATION FORM DOWNLOAD Click here

Payment details: Bank: Indian Bank
Account Name: NECTO-2018, SBV,
Account No.: 6580623236
IFSC Code: IDIB000K087
MICR code: 607019090.
Branch: Kirumambakkam

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Sessions on oral and poster presentations will be held to provide an opportunity to showcase the research activities of the participants.

GUIDELINES FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION:

Only the abstract of registered participants will be considered. Each abstract should have a title followed by names of the authors and their affiliation. The abstract should be in structured format with the subheadings: Aims & Objectives, Methodology, Results and Conclusion. The size of the abstract should not exceed 300 words.

Abstracts can only be submitted via emailing at necto2018@gmail.com. Registration to conference is mandatory for submitting the abstract.
Please clearly mention whether the abstract is for Poster/Oral presentation.
Abstracts accepted and presented in the conference will be published in Journal of Basic, Clinical and Applied Health Science, an open access, peer reviewed journal. Full papers of prize winning presentations will be considered for publication after peer review.

GUIDELINES FOR ORAL PRESENTATION:

Time allotted for presentations is 10 minutes in length: 8-minute presentation, 2-minute question and answers. Speakers should copy their presentation slides to the platform computer, in advance. You need to be available in the hall at least ten minutes before the session starts.

GUIDELINES FOR POSTER PRESENTATION:

It is suggested that your poster to be in Portrait style (1.3 X 1 metres, height X width) All posters should include title, name of authors, institution, city. Name of the presenting author should be first and underlined. Allocate the top of the poster for the title and authors as stated on the submitted abstract. The text, illustrations, etc. should be bold enough to be read from a distance of two meters. Suggested font size are: Title – 70 to 85 pt; Authors – 56 pt; Sub heading – 36 pt; Body text – 24 pt; Captions – 18 pt. You need to be present in the hall allotted to your poster at the specified time.

Abstract Form

Abstract Form

Submit your Abstract Details

Last Date January 20th 2018








Travel

ACCOMMODATION

Participants must book their own accommodation. Conference venue is 15 km from Pondicherry town and 4 km from Cuddalore.
Click here for more details

TRAVEL

The nearest airport to Pondicherry is Chennai. Pondicherry is connected to Hyderabad by a daily single flight. It is well connected by road from Chennai (3-3.5 hours), Trichy (4 hours), Bengaluru (7 hours) and other major cities in Tamilnadu. Puducherry and Cuddalore have limited direct train connectivity to Chennai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Howrah, Mangalore and Mumbai

SIGHTSEEING IN PONDICHERRY

Some of the scenic attractions worth visiting around this beautiful coastal town are: Mahabalipuram, Picchavaram Mangrove forest, Auroville, Paradise beach, Promenade beach road, Sri Manakular Vinayakar Temple, Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Sri Aurobindo Ashram etc. For further details, kindly refer to: tourism.pondicherry.gov.in , www.tamilnadutourism.org


BEST PAPER PRIZES




PRIZES
CATEGORY 1st PRIZE 2nd PRIZE
Oral Presentation Rs. 4,000/ + Certificate Rs. 2,500/ + Certificate
Poster Presentation Rs. 2,000/ + Certificate Rs. 1,500/ + Certificate
Contact

Contact

Dr. Pooja Pratheesh


Organizing Secretary
Scientist, CIDRF, SBV
MGMCRI CAMPUS
Pondicherry - 607402

Email: necto2018@gmail.com
Mobile: +91 7598757834
Mobile: +91 9487757834

Dr. C. Adithan


Organizing Chairman
Director, CIDRF, SBV,
MGMCRI CAMPUS
Pondicherry - 607 402

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