On the Occasion of 10th B. Ramamurthi Memorial Lecture at NBRC
The National Brain Research Centre, Manesar organized its annual event of B. Ramamurthi Memorial lecture in the memory of late Prof B Ramamurthi, a stalwart of Indian neurosurgery. The 10th B. Ramamurthi Memorial Lecture was delivered by Dr. M.K. Bhan, National Science Professor, IIT-Delhi at NBRC on April 10th, 2015.
The event was a rich tribute to Prof. B. Ramamurthi, and started with vivid introduction of Prof. Ramamurthi to Indian neuroscience and building of NBRC by Prof. P.N. Tandon. On this occasion Dr. Subrata Sinha, Director, NBRC presented highlights of recent developments and achievements at the Centre.
Prof. Bhan delivered a mesmerizing lecture and highlighted the importance of nutrition on human health and brain development. During his lecture, Prof Bhan provided scientific evidence of correlation of gut microflora to health. Following our decade old tradition, Prof Tandon presented a medal to Dr. Bhan and thanked him for the insights into consequences of nutritional deficiency on human health.
The event was graced by the presence of Dr. T.S. Rao, Senior Advisor, Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi.
The highlight of the event was a long interaction by graduate students of NBRC with Prof. Bhan after the talk in an information discussion at NBRC`s courtyard.