SALSI 2020 Theme: "Beyond The Textbook"
About SALSI: Indian Academy for Clinical and Dental Genetics (IACDG) presents a first of its kind interdisciplinary international meeting in India ,SALSI,that focuses on immense potential of saliva as a disease diagnostic tool, saliva therapeutics and saliva biomarker research on a global perspective. It shows newer pathways in applications of molecular genetics and genomic technologies in daily diagnosis and research, brings to you live demonstration of latest saliva collection tools, point of care devices and saliva therapeutics. SALSI also shows newer pathways to entrepreneurship and career opportunities. Global Status: SALSI has now made its mark in the global list of saliva symposia happening in different parts of the globe - USA (North American Saliva Symposium), Australia (STAR), Brazil, China. SALSI 2019 was the first in Chennai, India.Who can attend? BDS, MDS, B.Sc, M.Sc., MBBS, MD, B.Tech., M.Tech, B. Pharm, M.Pharm, B. V.Sc., M.V.Sc, BAMS, M.S. Ayurveda, PhD
What disciplines of science can cater to SALSI? Biotechnology, Genetics, Genomics, Microbiology, Pathology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Nanoscienecs, Medicine, Pediatrics, Forensics, Pharmacology, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Industrial Entrepreneurs in healthcare sector , Veterinary sciences, Nutrition, Omics Industry, Ayurveda, Biomedical Engineering, Dentistry
- KRRIA - Dr. Kamalesh Roy Research Idea Award (First time ever!) : Cash prize award - only for UG students and interns
- Hands-on-demonstrations (first of its kind):- Rapid, Oral Fluid Test Platform: a unique one step non-invasive point of care testing device & -Electric Field-Induced Release and Measurement (EFIRM) technology for detection of Cancer from body fluids
- Unique SALSI Activity Events: Count your chromosomes and Investigate a crime scene.
- All India Intercollege Interdisciplinary Quiz Competition - Quibble 2020
(About Us: Indian Academy for Clinical and Dental Genetics (IACDG) is a first of its kind endeavor in India to bridge the present gap between the understanding of Basic sciences and Clinical Sciences by inculcating interdisciplinary scientific knowledge. IACDG is an initiative of KROYNAS Pvt. Ltd.(www.genedent.com) , the first Indian start-up to provide services, education and training in the field of saliva diagnostics, therapeutics, analysis and dental genetics. KROYNAS and IACDG are founded by Dr. Gargi Roy Goswami)