Affiliation : Professor, Immunopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India
Title of the Talk/Lab :Flow Cytometry and Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders
Biman Saikia received his MBBS from Assam Medical College Dibrugarh in 1992 and MD in Pathology from the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh in 1997. Dr. Saikia was appointed as a faculty member at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh in 2002, and is currently Professor of Immunopathology. Dr. Saikia’s main research interests include: Primary Immunodeficiency diseases, particularly Hyper-IgE Syndrome and immune mechanisms of transplant rejection. He was instrumental insetting up the Centre for Advanced Research in Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases at PGIMER, Chandigarh. He has been the Chief guide of 6 PhD and 7 MD thesis. He has more than 80 publications and 9 book chapters to his credit. He is a Founder member and current President of the Indian Society for Primary Immune Deficiency (ISPID). He is also the Joint Secretary of Indian Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ISHI). Dr. Saikia is also an avid painter, singer and YouTuber.
Lecture: Flow Cytometry and Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders: