"Manipal is destiny’s child- The heartbeat of a new and dynamic India."
Dr. Akhter Husain, Head of Orthodontics at Yenepoya University, Mangalore, is the man who pioneered a new niche in the realm of art, namely, medical art. As a part of IGCLA 2018, Dr. Husain showcased his novel creations in Manipal. Each piece was an amalgamation of photography, painting, graphic design and in some cases, even... Continue Reading →
MTTN: What was your inspiration to be a part of Doctors Without Borders? Did you know about this organization and how did it all start? Dr. Mantoo: To be very honest it was not planned. At that time I was working as an active journalist. I had already worked in places like Sri Lanka, Afghanistan,... Continue Reading →
A pioneer in awake cardiothoracic surgery, Dr. Vivek Jawali is a surgeon par excellence. MTTN had a chance to interview him during this IGCLA. How would you describe the first ever awake cardiothoracic surgery way back in 1999? A lot of planning had undergone before the surgery, so when it actually took place it was... Continue Reading →
"While casualty figures keep rising, few people realize how many lives are saved at the same time." Dr Shazeer Majeed (Dr Shaz as he likes to be called), war surgeon extraordinaire, conducted a workshop on Warzone Medicine on day 2 of IGCLA. Filled with hair-raising anecdotes, this workshop was all about being the best doctor... Continue Reading →
A Physiologist at UCMS New Delhi, Dr. Satendra Singh is a crusader for the rights of the people with disabilities.
“Don’t just transfer knowledge from the past to the future, create it in the present.” MTTN had the privilege of interviewing Dr KJ Kamath, who belonged to the first batch of MIT. He served six years as the Head of the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, spent nineteen years looking after placements and now... Continue Reading →
"A good teacher is a Doctor who heals ignorance." Manipal, our world-class campus town is fuelled by two primary forces- the unquenchable thirst for knowledge amongst its students and the efforts of its faculty to impart the infinite. This teachers' day, as MTTN was checking every nook and corner for the perfect story, they happened... Continue Reading →