The 28thAnnual Conference of Association of Medical Biochemists of India(AMBICON) was held from 2nd to 5th December 2021 at All India Institute of Medical Sciences Raipur (AIIMS Raipur) for the first time in a hybrid mode under the able leadership of Prof.(Dr)Eli Mohapatra. The theme of conference “Molecular Ingress in the Realm of Molecular Diagnostics” was apt for the current progress of Biochemistry. The preconference workshops were on modern techniques like indirect immunofluorescence, HPLC, cell culture, molecular diagnostics and flow cytometry.

The event was inaugurated by Honorable Governor of Chhattisgarh Ms. Anusuiya Uikey who congratulated the esteemed executive members of AMBI. She also congratulated Professor Nitin M Nagarkar, Director AIIMS Raipur, Prof. Eli Mohapatra, Organising Chairperson, Prof. Rachita Nanda, Organising Secretary and the entire organizing team of department of Biochemistry for organizing such a mega scientific event in the state.

More than 800 delegates from all over India and abroad attended the conference and participated at all events.The International speaker were Prof. Arlene Sharpe, Harvard Boston , Dr. Sunita D. Nasta Philadelphia . Dr. Sutirtha Chakraborthy from Norway and Dr. Sridevi Devaraj from Texas

There were renowned speakers from India and abroad to address the gathering. The main focus of the conference proceedings was on newer areas of research using the modern technologies so that early diagnosis of many non communicable diseases is possible. The younger generation of biochemists from all over the country were enriched by the discussions in the forum. The hybrid conference had parallel sessions of lectures along with paper presentations. A National Quiz was conducted was that was won by AIIMS Bhubaneswar. Awards and prizes for poster and paper presentations were also there.

The valedictory function concluded with a lot of appreciation from the members of the Executive body and delegates attending the conference in both online and offline mode.

Organising Committee

Patrons-in-Chief Prof. (Dr.) Nitin M Nagarkar, Prof. (Dr.) P K Patra
Patrons Prof. (Dr.) S P Dhaneria, Prof. (Dr.) P K Khodiar
Organizing Chairperson Prof. (Dr.) Eli Mohapatra
Organizing Secretary Prof. (Dr.) Rachita Nanda
Co-Organizing Secretary & Treasurer Dr. Suprava Patel
Advisory Committee Dr. V Govindaraju
Dr. Shanti Naidu
Dr. Jasbindar Kaur
Dr.Navjot Kaur Bajwa
Dr. Anju Jain
Dr. Bharati Uppal
Dr. Pramod Ingle
Dr. Shivani Jaiswal
Dr. Anitha Devanath
Registrations Prof. (Dr.) Rachita Nanda
Dr. Piyush Bharghava
Dr. Tripti Baradiya
Scientific Front Dr. Seema Shah
Dr. Debapriya Rath
Dr. Prishni Gupta
Workshop & Transport Dr. Jessy Abraham
Dr. D L Gupta
Miscellaneous Dr. Shradha Verma
Dr. Dushyant Sahu
Dr. Diksha Chandrakar
Dr. Ayesha Sinha
Dr. Varsha Verma