On October 16-18, 2023, a grand-scale international conference was held in L. A. Orbeli Institute of Physiology NAS RA, organized by the Orbeli Institute and BIO-SEE international bioimaging society.
In the conference dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Institute, within the framework of cooperation with the scientists of the Institute of Physiology, the representatives of UTM also participated with two poster reports.
One of the reports was co-authored by Vahan Grigoryan, head of the Student Scientific Society of UTM, lecturer, doctor and UTM student Mr. Anjan Kumar. This paper won an award in the international conference poster competition, taking the 3rd place.
V.Grigoryan and Mr. AnjanKumar, together with colleagues from Orbeli Institute, are conducting a research project in the field of peripheral nerve tissue engineering.
The project, which has been awarded local and international research grants, was also presented by V.Grigoryan during the conference in his scientific report.
Another poster was co-authored by UTMA student Mahsa Kamali, who also served as a member of the Executive committee of the Conference. M. Kamali, who holds a Ph.D. degree in embryology, studies medicine in UTMA as her second specialization. She has a strong background in the tissue engineering field, and is currently involved in a tissue engineering experimental research project, funded by ANSEF grant.