5th December, 2016:
The Directors of IIIT-B and National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding, at the NIMHANS Bengaluru campus, to take forward their ongoing collaboration on joint research activities.
Over the past couple of years, especially, after the establishment of the E-Health Research Centre (EHRC) at IIIT-B, a number of joint research projects involving the design of specialized IT applications, neuro-prosthetics, and other medical devices, animal research etc. have been undertaken by faculty members from both the Institutes. The MoU seeks to further strengthen institutional commitment towards joint scientific research and academic programmes between IIIT-B and NIMHANS.
In addition to the Director and the Registrar of IIIT-B, Profs. T. K. Srikanth, Amit Prakash, Madhav Rao, Subajit Sen, and G. Srinivasaraghavan represented EHRC at the event.