Senior Scientist Oration Award for PGI doctor
Professor and Immunopathology department head in PGIMER, Dr. Sunil K Arora, has been selected for the Senior Scientist Oration Award by the Indian Immunology Society.
The 42nd Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society will be at Translational Health Science & Technology Institute (THSTI), Faridabad from November 1 to November 3. During this conference, the award will be presented to Dr. Arora.
Dr. Arora did his Ph.D. in immunology from PGI and post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Texas, USA. He researched on an identification of novel vaccine candidates for leishmaniasis. He studied a molecule with very high immunomodulatory potential.
Dr. Arora joined PGI as faculty in 1993 and became a professor in 2008. He was elected as the president of the Indian Immunology Society.
A release by PGI stated, “This award is highly competitive and decided among nominees from all over India based on their overall scientific contributions in the field of Immunology as documented by the quality of publications and citation index of the research papers.”