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Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
(Deemed to be University)
Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, vide NotificationNo. F.9-39/2001-U.3 dated 11th January 2003 of
Government of India

Bioethics Unit

Members of Steering Committee of Bioethics Unit of the International Network of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics Haifa of the Vidyapeeth:

Sr. No. Name Composition
1 Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar
Dean,
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Head of the Bioethics Unit
2 Prof. Dr. Russel D’Souza
Head of Asia Pacific Program
UNESCO Chair in Bioethics Haifa, Melbourne, Australia"
Staff Advisors
3 Dr. N. J. Pawar
Director (Academics),
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune.
Staff Advisors
4 Dr. A. N. Suryakar
Registrar,
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune.
Staff Advisors
5 Dr. (Brig.) Amarjit Singh
Principal Director & CEO
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Staff Advisors
6 Dr. P. Vatsalaswamy
Director (Academics)
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Staff Advisors
7 Dr. A. L. Kakrani
Dean, Faculty of Medicine,
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune.
Staff Advisors
8 Dr. Tushar Palekar
Principal
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy, Pimpri, Pune.
Staff Advisors
9 Dr. J. K. Pal
Director
Dr. D. Y. Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute, Tathawade, Pune.
Staff Advisors
10 Dr. Hetal Rathod
Professor, Dept. of Community Medicine
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Faculty In-charge
11 Dr. Supriya Pandey (Kheur)
Professor & Head,
Dept. of Oral Pathology & Microbiology
Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College & Hospital, Pimpri, Pune.
Faculty In-charge
12 Dr. M. Vijaykumar
Professor
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy, Pimpri, Pune"
Faculty In-charge
13 Dr. Neelima Dubey
Assistant Professor
Dr. D. Y. Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute, Tathawade, Pune.
Faculty In-charge
14 Mrs. Rupali Salvi
Principal–in-charge
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Nursing, Pimpri, Pune.
Faculty In-charge
15 Dr. P R. Manvikar
Professor & Head, Dept, of Anatomy
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
16 Dr. O. K. Radhakrishnan
Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
17 Dr. (Mrs.) N. R. Gandham
Professor, Dept of Microbiology
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
18 Mr. Veshal Madan
Director–in-charge
Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Optometry & Visual Sciences, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
19 Dr. Vidya Gaikwad
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
20 Dr. Arya M. M.
Professor, Dept. of Repertory
Dr. D. Y. Patil Homoeopathic Medical College & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
21 Dr. Arati P. Dubewar
Professor & Head, Dept. of Rasashastra
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Ayurved & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Members
22 Dr. Shailaja Mane
Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.
Secretary

DPU Bioethics Student’s Wing of the International Network of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics Haifa:

Sr.No. Composition Name
1 Co-coordinators Mr. Uzair Khan – 5th SEM MBBS
2 Dr. Anchal Adwani – 2nd Year MDS
3 Ms. Siyona Bansode – 3rd Year B.Sc. Nursing
4 Ms. Yugashri Kotkar – Biotechnology
5 Ms. Aakruti - BDS
Executive Members UG PG
Medical College Mr. Abhimanyu Sinha Dr. Dayanand Sonkawad
Ms. Ruchika Singh Dr. Rajasree Kharat
Mr. Ashutosh Murkya
Ms. Vrinda Agarwal
Ms. Poulami Deb
Mr. Vaibhav Rajhans
Dental College Ms. Aneesha Ghosh Dr. Deepika Dagar
Ms. Komal Agarwal
Nursing College Anila Samuel –
III Year B.Sc. Nursing
Mrs. Mery Ajith –
Final Year M.Sc. Nursing
Physiotherapy College Ms. Bhavna Devnani Ms. R. Keerthana
Ms. Megha Malu
Biotechnology Institute Ms. Manjiri Salodkar Mr. Santosh Rawat
Ms. Bhavana Mandlik
Ayurved College Ms. Shalaka Sambush MS. Snehal Deshmukh
Homoeopathic College Siddhikua Farooqui Ms. Sayali Suryawanshi
Secretary Ms. Srishti Mohapatra – 7th SEM MBBS
Joint Secretary Mr. Harsh – 7th SEM MBBS
Members 100 students from various Constituent Colleges / Institutes of DPU