Developing Indian Physician Scientists (DIPS) Workshop

December 7-9 at CSIR Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB), Delhi

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance is pleased to announce its Developing Indian Physician Scientists (DIPS) Workshop in Delhi NCR from December 7-9, 2018.

The Developing Indian Physician Scientists (DIPS) workshops aim to ignite scientific curiosity in young doctors, while promoting an understanding of the frontiers of medicine and related sciences. The workshops will provide training in quantitative methods and research methodology, and an opportunity to young clinicians to discuss the relevance of biomedical research and career options.

Eminent physician-scientists will make up the workshop faculty.

Each workshop will be restricted to 40 participants.


To apply for participation in the workshop, applicant must be

  • an MBBS (final professional) or an MD student training in an Indian medical institution.
  • prepared to pay a refundable advance of INR 2500 (MBBS) or INR 5000 (MD) which will be refunded after the workshop to those who have attended the complete workshop.
  • prepared to make their own travel arrangements. Accommodation (double occupancy) and meals will be provided by the organisers at no charge.

Application deadline for the workshop : November 09, 2018


Prof. Rakesh Aggarwal, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow

Dr. Anurag Agrawal, CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, New Delhi

Further information:

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Supported and facilitated by Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance

Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance is an initiative funded equally by the Wellcome Trust, UK and Department of Biotechnology, India, aimed at promoting basic biomedical, clinical and public health research in India through funding and engagement.