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Human Origin, Health and Disease: Genomic Perspectives

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Tue, Mar 27, 2018 at 06:00pm

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Tue, Mar 27, 2018 at 07:30pm

VENUE
New Delhi

Dr. K. Thangaraj is a Senior Principal Scientist and Group Leader at the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad. His main research interests are the origin of modern humans, cardiovascular diseases, mitochondrial disorders, male infertility, sex determination, forensic genetics and the Genetic basis of Ayurveda prakritis.

Trust and Creativity: Fostering Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries

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Thu, Apr 5, 2018

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Thu, Apr 5, 2018

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New Delhi

SAI Director Tarun Khanna will speak about the Institute’s commitment to studying and researching all aspects of South Asia, alongside its productive partnerships with major Indian institutions in the arts, social entrepreneurship, and life sciences. The talk will be moderated by Shri Jayant Sinha, Hon. Minister of State for Civil Aviation.

Gender, Violence and Vulnerabilities of Adolescents in India

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Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 06:00pm

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Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 07:30pm

As part of our ongoing India Seminar Series, we are partnering with the Center on Gender Equity and Health, UC San Diego for a talk titled, ‘Gender, Violence and Vulnerabilities of Adolescents in India’ by Dr. Anita Raj, Tata Chancellor Professor of Medicine, Director of Center on Gender Equity & Health (Department of Medicine), UC San Diego. Dr. Raj will present research on adolescent risk for early marriage, family violence and sexual assault, and the role these have on mental health concerns for both adolescent girls and boys. Policy and program implications based on these findings will be discussed.

To RSVP write to mittalinsitutedelhi@fas.harvard.edu and confirm your presence at the event.

 

India Seminar Series: ‘Unspoken Story’

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Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 04:30pm

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Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 06:30pm

As part of our ongoing India Seminar Series, we are partnering with Sangath and It’s Ok To Talk for an event titled ‘Unspoken Story’ with Vikram Patel, The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School, in a conversation about mental health. This event is supported by Welcome Trust and the American Centre, and is also in partnership with Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS), USA.

 

 

 

Livelihood Creation in India

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Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 06:00pm

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Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 09:00pm

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New Delhi

Special Event

Please join the Harvard University South Asia Institute (SAI) for the final event of the collaborative project with the Tata Trusts on ‘Livelihood Creation in India’.

High tea reception will be followed by a presentation on the impact of the project by Harvard faculty, including Professor Tarun Khanna and two panel discussions. Three publications compiled by Harvard faculty, fellows and eminent experts in the area will be released on this occasion. These include:

  • Innovation in Tradition: Rural Livelihood Creation in the Indian Crafts Sector
  • Science for Society: Science and Technology Based Social Entrepreneurship
  • Task-shifting in Healthcare: Reframing the AYUSH Debate

Location: The Taj Mahal Hotel, Number One Mansingh Road, New Delhi, DL 110011

Program:

6- 6:30 pm Tea and grantees funded by the TT-SAI program will be on display.

6:30 – 6:40   Welcome: Shashank Shah, Project Director; Tarun Khanna, Director, Harvard South Asia Institute, Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor, Harvard Business School

6:40 – 6:50   Keynote by Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog; and release of 3 TT-SAI publications on the Crafts, Task Shifting, and Science

6:50 – 7:35   Session 1: Handicraft Sector; Moderator: Vandana Bhandari, Professor NIFT, Delhi

7:35 – 7:45   Break

7:45 – 8:30   Session 2: Science & Technology; Satya Prakash Dash, Head of Strategy at DBT, Ravi Elangovan, IIT-D, Vikram Gandhi, HBS, Asha Impact, Satchit Balsari, HSPH; Moderator: Tarun Khanna, SAI, HBS

8:30-8:35    Closing remarks: Manish Kumar, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, National Skill Development Corporation (To be confirmed)

 

Click here to register.

 

Harvard Club of India Event

START
Thu, Jan 12, 2017 at 07:30pm

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Thu, Jan 12, 2017 at 10:00pm

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New Delhi

Cosponsored Event

Reception and dinner in honor of Harvard University Vice Provost Mark Elliott and Harvard Global Networking Night

Business attire

Location: India Habitat Center, Tamarind Hall
Lodhi Road, New Delhi, Delhi 110003

For questions about this event please contact Namita Wahi LLM’05, SJD’14 at nwahi@sjd.law.harvard.edu

Cosponsored with Harvard Alumni Association, Harvard Club of India, Harvard Club of Mumbai,  Harvard Club of Chennai, Harvard alumni community in Bengaluru, Harvard Business School India Research Center, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health India Center.

Women’s Economic and Social Rights in India: Exploring New Collaborations and Engagements

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Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 06:00pm

END
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 09:00pm

VENUE
New Delhi

Special Event

Please join the Harvard University South Asia Institute (SAI) for the final event of the collaborative project with the Tata Trusts on ‘Educational, Social and Economic Empowerment of Women in India’.

High tea reception will be followed by a presentation on the impact of the project by Harvard faculty – Professor Jacqueline Bhabha and Professor Martha Chen, regional experts, and a panel discussion. Three publications compiled by Harvard faculty and eminent experts in the area will be released on this occasion. These include:

  1. Triggering Success: Innovative Interventions to promote educational Access in India
  2. Interrogating the Norm: Innovative Interventions to promote gender justice and safety in India
  3. Empowering Home-based Workers in India: Solutions and Strategies

 

December 22, 6:00 – 9:00PM, The Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi.

Register.