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A podcast series by IndiaBioscience. IndiaBioscience, is an organisation, which fills a unique niche in the ecosystem of life sciences in India. We function as a catalyst to promote changes that affect the culture and practice of science in India - through engagement with academia, government and industry at various levels.

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A podcast series by IndiaBioscience. IndiaBioscience, is an organisation, which fills a unique niche in the ecosystem of life sciences in India. We function as a catalyst to promote changes that affect the culture and practice of science in India - through engagement with academia, government and industry at various levels.

    Radio PDF | Laasya Samhita

    Radio PDF | Laasya Samhita

    Should Indian institutes have an equivalent of a recruitment cell for PhDs and Postdocs as well? Why should we have more awareness about career paths other than academia? How is the Indian scenario for science writers as a profession?
    Laasya Samhita, a former postdoctoral researcher from the National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, has addressed these questions in our latest podcast of #RadioPDF.
    If you are a postdoc in India and would like to be a part of this podcast series, drop us a note at indiabiospeaks@​indiabioscience.​org!
    Stay tuned for more updates from Radio PDF!
    Credits:
    Guest: Laasya Samhita
    Host: Suchibrata Borah
    Recorded by: Ananthapathmanabhan
    Edited by: Moumita Mazumdar
     
    [Laasya Samhita has recently joined as a faculty at Ashoka University, Sonipat. This podcast was recorded before she joined this position]

    • 16 min
    Radio PDF | Ep 4 | Mithu Baidya

    Radio PDF | Ep 4 | Mithu Baidya

    Why are scientists interested in studying G Protein Coupled Receptors? How could it impact people's lives? What are the Indian researchers doing in this area? Also, how important is mentorship for a postdoctoral fellow? Mithu Baidya, a postdoctoral researcher from IIT Kanpur, has addressed these questions in our latest podcast of #RadioPDF.
    If you are a postdoc in India and would like to be a part of this podcast series, drop us a note at indiabiospeaks@​indiabioscience.​org!
    Stay tuned for more updates from Radio PDF!
    Credits:
    Guest: Mithu Baidya
    Host: Suchibrata Borah
    Produced by Ananthapathmanabhan in collaboration with IndiaBioscience.
    Edited and mixed at Scicle Podcast Productions.

    • 16 min
    IndiaAsksWhy | Season 2 | Trailer

    IndiaAsksWhy | Season 2 | Trailer

    IndiaAsksWhy Season 2 is starting soon!  
    Check out their brand new website indiaaskswhy.org to revisit the season 1 episodes. They have also become an independent platform now.
    Utsuka and Jigyasa can’t wait to share with you all what they have learned!
    So stay tuned for the new fun-filled episodes!

    • 2 min
    Radio PDF | Ep 3 | Nimita Pandey

    Radio PDF | Ep 3 | Nimita Pandey

    What is your take on gender and science? Why are fewer women doing postdoctoral research compared to PhDs in India? What are the career scopes one can find if interested in Science Policy? Are there enough opportunities in Science Policy in India? We discussed these questions with a postdoctoral scholar Nimita Pandey from the DST-Centre for Policy Research, IISc Bengaluru, who has a special interest in Gender and Science. She shared her thoughts on the above-mentioned topics in this podcast of #RadioPDF
    If you are a postdoc in India and would like to be a part of this podcast series, drop us a note at indiabiospeaks@​indiabioscience.​org!
    Stay tuned for more updates from Radio PDF!
    Credits:
    Guest: Nimita Pandey
    Host: Suchibrata Borah
    Produced by Ananthapathmanabhan in collaboration with IndiaBioscience.
    Edited and mixed at Scicle Podcast Productions.

    • 15 min
    In Conversation with a Mentor | S2 | 04 | Interview with Sudha Chadalawada

    In Conversation with a Mentor | S2 | 04 | Interview with Sudha Chadalawada

    Co-founder of Sree Padmavathi Venkateswara Foundation or SreePVF, Sudha Chadalawada is a rare combination of professional excellence and a generous, kind heart. To serve the community, together with her husband C Nageswara Rao, she founded Sree PVF in 2014. Both are successful medical professionals and alumni of prestigious institutes like Harvard Medical College and Tufts University.
    SreePVF has been supporting excellence in medical education and cares and offering awards, donations, and grants to individuals, institutions, societies, and foundations whose aims and activities are in tune with the Foundation.
    Sree PVF offers Sree Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Research Grant in Biomedical Sciences, launched in 2019, and Sree Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Research Grant for Agriculture, which was constituted in 2021.
    Visit their website at https://www.sreepadmavathivenkateswarafoundation.org/
    Credits
    Guest: Sudha Chadalawada
    Host: Suchibrata Borah
    Editing: Moumita Mazumdar

    • 14 min
    Conversations with an expert | Impact of COVID-19 feat. Niharika Pant

    Conversations with an expert | Impact of COVID-19 feat. Niharika Pant

    In this episode, we have a conversation with Niharika Pant, Assistant Professor at the Department of Community Medicine, Seth G S Medical College.
    Note: this conversation was recorded in May 2020.
    Credits:
    Recording: Dhananjay Chaturvedi (NCBS Bangalore)
    Artwork: Lakshmi Ganesan (IndiaBioscience)
    Editing: Moumita Mazumdar

    • 21 min

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