It is a moment of great pride and honour for us that our student Shriya Shripad Ambhaikar from 2014 batch of Dali University attended the 2nd International Cancer Study and Therapy Conference – Cancer 2017 at Baltimore, Maryland USA from 20th February, 2017 to 22nd February, 2017 to present her research work. The title of her paper was “Role of Psychological support in Cancer care and Treatment”.
Shriya says “I had an enriching experience over there. All doctors and scientists from various renowned institutes and Research centres like The Johns Hopkins University, MD Anderson Cancer center, New York Medical college, Stanford University, NIH USA, University of Lyon, St. Petersburg University, University of Cincinnati, Fox chase Cancer centre, Harvard Medical school, University of California, Newcastle University UK and many more were present in the conference.”
Her work was appreciated by all participants at the conference as she was the youngest under graduate researcher amongst all the participants. She also received the certificate of excellence for her work. She learnt about new techniques and methods for cancer treatment. All the doctors and scientists who attended the conference were so humble and they guided her for her higher studies and research. It was a big opportunity for her to meet renowned scientists in the field of Cancer treatment and therapy.
“It was an entirely different life changing experience. I feel very lucky to have been invited to attend this prestigious event. I am glad to be the only one to represent my country during this conference. I also represented Dali Medical University of China” said Shriya as it is one of the most proud and precious moment in her life.
She thanked her parents who constantly supported and motivated her throughout her journey as a student.